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Regarding question four , "At what precise moment will the moon present herself in the most favorable position, etc.?"
-- After what has been said above, it will be necessary, first of all, to choose the period when the moon will be in perigee, and also the moment when she will be crossing the zenith, which latter event will further diminish the entire distance by a length equal to the radius of the earth, i.
Despair overmastered his soul; he would not go on, he would go back to his hotel; he even turned and went the other way; but a moment after he changed his mind again and went on in the old direction.
When, with an air of mystery, she asked her visitor's name, he refused at first to answer, but in a moment he changed his mind, and left strict instructions that it should be given to Nastasia Philipovna.
Marianne, now looking dreadfully white, and unable to stand, sunk into her chair, and Elinor, expecting every moment to see her faint, tried to screen her from the observation of others, while reviving her with lavender water.
Tell him I must see him again--must speak to him instantly.-- I cannot rest--I shall not have a moment's peace till this is explained--some dreadful misapprehension or other.-- Oh go to him this moment."
Then he came back and stood for a moment upon the rug in front of the fire, deep in thought.
Thomson stood for a moment deep in thought, then he turned away from the desk.
In a moment the slight tenement was completely full of people, whilst those who were unable to obtain admittance gazed at us through its open cane-work.
For a moment her eyes roved wildly about the scene beneath her.
In a few moments the master arrived and school "took in." Tom did not feel a strong interest in his studies.
"Sir," said he to the priest, "I shall keep this cross in my hand till the last moment. Take it from me when I am -- dead."
The young man walked by her side for a moment in silence.
She was silent for a moment. Then she turned to him abruptly.
Every eye, every opera glass, was turned on the brightly colored group of riders at the moment they were in line to start.