He said, but didn't answer my question.
And my system will come back with a single answer, something like, You should go to Tommaso's on Kearny Street.
Answer me these questions, and then perhaps I may look at your bawbles and find them ornamental.
Everyone laughed, not at Marya Dmitrievna's answer but at the incredible boldness and smartness of this little girl who had dared to treat Marya Dmitrievna in this fashion.
It puts to rest many questions which he would otherwise be taxed to answer; while the only new question which it puts is the hard but superfluous one, how to spend it.
Connie contemplated the answer and nodded.
No matter how often she asked herself the question, the answer remained elusive.
Martha jumped to answer it with Betsy following.
"Herself," came the answer in a rough voice, and Marya Dmitrievna entered the room.
Something about his flippant answer made her think he would be a master at verbal fencing.
As if in answer to her question, he dug a tin from his shirt pocket and handed it to her.
He shook his head, declining to answer until he had swallowed the food in his mouth.
Jim and the buggy followed, the old cab-horse being driven by Zeb while the Wizard stood up on the seat and bowed his bald head right and left in answer to the cheers of the people, who crowded thick about him.
At first his mother tried to answer all his questions.
This answer pleased the rich man so well that he bought Aesop at once, and took him to his home on the island of Samos.
Wear this above your left ear if the answer is no - right if the answer is yes.
I answer, that he cannot without disgrace be associated with it.
If it was natural for Helen to ask such questions, it was my duty to answer them.
Then as if in answer to his doubts and to confirm the fact that now he understood and remembered everything, he nodded his head and reopened his eyes.
Timokhin looked about in confusion, not knowing what or how to answer such a question.
Whatever the reason, she felt compelled to answer flippantly.
You would be amused to see me hold a squealing pig in my arms, while Helen feels it all over, and asks countless questions--questions not easy to answer either.
I wake terror-stricken with the words ringing in my ears, "An answer or your life!"
And scarcely had she put that question than God gave her the answer in her own heart.
He looked intently and inquiringly into his friend's eyes, evidently trying in vain to find the answer to some question.
Prince Andrew, however, did not answer that voice and went on dreaming of his triumphs.
There was no answer to any of these questions, except one, and that not a logical answer and not at all a reply to them.
To Pierre's inquiries as to what he must do and how he should answer, Willarski only replied that brothers more worthy than he would test him and that Pierre had only to tell the truth.
Pierre tried several times to speak, but, on one hand, Prince Vasili did not let him and, on the other, Pierre himself feared to begin to speak in the tone of decided refusal and disagreement in which he had firmly resolved to answer his father-in-law.
In answer to Rostov's inquiry where he was going, he answered vaguely and crossly that he had some business.
I shall answer for it and not you, and you'd better not buzz about here till you get hurt.
In this question he saw subtle cunning, as men of his type see cunning in everything, so he frowned and did not answer immediately.
Dron made no answer but sighed deeply.
He was told that there in Perkhushkovo the earth trembled from the firing, but nobody could answer his questions as to who had won.
And with this aim, in one of her talks with her Father Confessor, she insisted on an answer to the question, in how far was she bound by her marriage?
In answer to questions with which he was greeted, the courier made a despairing gesture with his hand and passed through the room.
If they're sent out and brought back again later on it will do no harm, but as things are now one can't answer for anything.
Pierre did not answer and left Rostopchin's room more sullen and angry than he had ever before shown himself.
Natasha watched him with an intent gaze that confused him, as if she were trying to find in his face the answer to some question.
Gerasim, that sallow beardless old man Pierre had seen at Torzhok five years before with Joseph Bazdeev, came out in answer to his knock.
Let him answer us!
Pierre did not answer, but looked cordially into the Frenchman's eyes whose expression of sympathy was pleasing to him.