The holiday weekend passed pleasantly.
The morning passed in a pleasant way and soon it was time to leave.
I passed the phone to Molly who'd just arrived.
His mother was very ill and she recently passed away.
The years passed and almost nothing changed.
Dad had passed on his curly blond hair to Nick and Lisa.
A full week passed before we had our answer.
"It was bound to happen," I said as I passed the Boston paper to the others as they joined us.
Not even a year had passed since the stabbing, but he had been doing well.
She gripped the armrest as he passed two cars at a time.
A few moments passed before he told me to go ahead.
Lisa sat down and accepted the bowl full of scrambled eggs Sarah passed to her.
As she passed a neighbor boy, he waved at her, his two missing front teeth displayed in a sweet smile.
I passed out again but gradually, the pain in my left side and my throat brought me to a state of half-wakefulness.
As April slipped into May and the last threat of frost passed, she began planting them in the garden.
His mouth twisted into what might have passed for a smile.
I passed the golf course, as green as an Irish post card and envied the couple strolling down the fairway.
I felt like I'd just passed my senior finals.
As they watched, three Indians rode around a bend in the gully and passed below them.
Nearly two weeks had passed since the killing.
Fellow-travellers as they rattled by compared it aloud with the fields which they had passed, so that I came to know how I stood in the agricultural world.
Carmen rushed to him, but found that he was either asleep or passed out.
Less than a week later she passed another milestone.
If she had asked about the building when we passed it, I might have figured she had never seen it, but she pretended she didn't notice.
After weeks of tense waiting to see if she passed, she finally reached her goal.
A motor home passed by, with California plates, only the open road of the entire country ahead of them.
A wave of guilt passed over me like fog on a beach party; guilt like a pants-down lover when the husband comes home.
I was familiar with the story of Troy before I read it in the original, and consequently I had little difficulty in making the Greek words surrender their treasures after I had passed the borderland of grammar.
Old Rostov could not tell his wife of what had passed without tears, and at once consented to Petya's request and went himself to enter his name.
God has sent you! exclaimed deeply moved voices as Rostov passed through the anteroom.
He smiled at the recollection of that time and of his love for Natasha, and passed at once to what now interested him passionately and exclusively.
If he had passed Dulce over, it was because she wasn't what he wanted.
His mouth twisted into what might have passed for a smile.
It began with a glance as we passed each other the first time, a smile the next two or three laps, and then a pretend rest stop.
Martha asked as she passed around butter and syrup.
I reached for the door, but my hand passed through it.
Two weeks passed and I'd put Howie Abbott from my mind when Betsy called one evening as I heated a frozen dinner in my lonely apartment.
We almost passed up the case, thinking it was yet another teenager leaving home on her own.
Once in a while we sat together on the pond, he at one end of the boat, and I at the other; but not many words passed between us, for he had grown deaf in his later years, but he occasionally hummed a psalm, which harmonized well enough with my philosophy.
The whole consultation passed more than quietly.
But on the road, the highroad along which the troops marched, there was no such freshness even at night or when the road passed through the forest; the dew was imperceptible on the sandy dust churned up more than six inches deep.
When they passed through a village they all rushed to the wells and fought for the water and drank it down to the mud.
While this was taking place in Petersburg the French had already passed Smolensk and were drawing nearer and nearer to Moscow.
When Lisa questioned Sarah about the car, she passed it off as a friend of Giddon's, and quickly changed the subject.
An armadillo stared at them from a rocky ledge as they passed, and a doe and her fawn darted across the trail not more than a hundred yards ahead, disappearing into the brush.
Quinn was required to pick up extra classes when an older professor passed away suddenly.
When they passed over a field of grass Jim immediately stretched down his head and began to nibble.
As they passed us, the large craft and the gunboats in the harbour saluted and the seamen shouted applause for the master of the only little sail-boat that ventured out into the storm.
I must tell thee about how the day passed at Oak Knoll.
All the time I was preparing for the great ordeal, I could not suppress an inward fear and trembling lest I should fail, and now it is an unspeakable relief to know that I have passed the examinations with credit.
Three weeks passed in this way.
Nicholas put all his horses to a gallop and passed Zakhar.
The noise of wheels, hoofs, and bells was heard from the gateway as a little trap passed out.
An adjutant accompanied by a Cossack passed by at a sharp trot.
I started to move along the sidewalk and an old man stepped out of a doorway and passed right through me!
If pressure was applied to Daniel Brennan, it was never passed on to us.
Betsy immediately passed on the information via a tip.
We adults passed banalities back and forth while Howie opened wine, of an obvious expensive vintage us Gustefsons only admired.
In spite of the disaster of her revelation, a wave of relief passed over me.
A full hour hadn't passed so I hoped it wasn't Daniel Brennan with Molly due back any moment.
I passed out for a few minutes, I guess, and then I thought I was alone so I started crawling toward the door.
As I passed by the volunteer resident keeper's site, I saw an elderly couple in lounge chairs by a cold fire pit.
I'd passed over the story of an abandoned infant in a Logan Airport rest room.
I've passed out a list of the appropriate states.
More time passed before we heard from him again.
Then, remembering the stones that had fallen with them and passed them long before they had reached this place, he answered:
To his delight they were now plainly visible, which proved that they had passed beyond the influence of the magical Valley of Voe.
There was enough material there to enable him to prepare several new tricks which he had learned from some of the jugglers in the circus, and he had passed part of the night in getting them ready.
They form a union and get laws passed that no burgers can be flipped except by a union member.
By the time Norman Borlaug passed away in 2009 at the age of ninety-five, he had become one of only six people to have won the Nobel Peace Prize, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the Congressional Gold Medal.
Everyone will be on Facebook, as will be every business, every idea, every brand, and all the people who were once members but have since passed away.
If I passed with higher credit in the preliminaries than in the finals, there are two reasons.
In the finals, no one read my work over to me, and in the preliminaries I offered subjects with some of which I was in a measure familiar before my work in the Cambridge school; for at the beginning of the year I had passed examinations in English, History, French and German, which Mr. Gilman gave me from previous Harvard papers.
You will be glad to hear that I passed my examinations successfully.
TO MRS. LAURENCE HUTTON Wrentham, July 29, 1899. ...I passed in all the subjects I offered, and with credit in advanced Latin....
How I passed my Entrance Examinations for Radcliffe College.
I passed off my English and advanced French before I entered college, and I choose the courses I like best.
As soon as a thing was done, a definite goal passed, the teacher did not always look back and describe the way she had come.
She puts her hands in our plates and helps herself, and when the dishes are passed, she grabs them and takes out whatever she wants.
This lasted for several minutes; then this mood passed, and Nancy was thrown ruthlessly on the floor and pushed to one side, while a large, pink-cheeked, fuzzy-haired member of the family received the little mother's undivided attention.
When the wine was passed to our neighbour, he was obliged to stand up to prevent her taking it away from him.
When it stormed before my bread was baked, I fixed a few boards over the fire, and sat under them to watch my loaf, and passed some pleasant hours in that way.
The winds which passed over my dwelling were such as sweep over the ridges of mountains, bearing the broken strains, or celestial parts only, of terrestrial music.
Making another hole directly over it with an ice chisel which I had, and cutting down the longest birch which I could find in the neighborhood with my knife, I made a slip-noose, which I attached to its end, and, letting it down carefully, passed it over the knob of the handle, and drew it by a line along the birch, and so pulled the axe out again.
Successive nations perchance have drank at, admired, and fathomed it, and passed away, and still its water is green and pellucid as ever.
Though I passed over it as gently as possible, the slight undulations produced by my boat extended almost as far as I could see, and gave a ribbed appearance to the reflections.
Sometimes he would come up unexpectedly on the opposite side of me, having apparently passed directly under the boat.
One old frequenter of these woods remembers, that as he passed her house one noon he heard her muttering to herself over her gurgling pot--"Ye are all bones, bones!"
They passed over the pond toward Fair Haven, seemingly deterred from settling by my light, their commodore honking all the while with a regular beat.
He would perhaps have placed alder branches over the narrow holes in the ice, which were four or five rods apart and an equal distance from the shore, and having fastened the end of the line to a stick to prevent its being pulled through, have passed the slack line over a twig of the alder, a foot or more above the ice, and tied a dry oak leaf to it, which, being pulled down, would show when he had a bite.
So I came in, and shut the door, and passed my first spring night in the woods.
He had made a new system in making a staff, a world with full and fair proportions; in which, though the old cities and dynasties had passed away, fairer and more glorious ones had taken their places.
It was to see my native village in the light of the Middle Ages, and our Concord was turned into a Rhine stream, and visions of knights and castles passed before me.
Pierre gazed at her with rapturous, almost frightened, eyes as she passed him.
Everyone stood up respectfully when the Military Governor, having stayed about half an hour alone with the dying man, passed out, slightly acknowledging their bows and trying to escape as quickly as possible from the glances fixed on him by the doctors, clergy, and relatives of the family.
They were met by a deacon with a censer and by a servant who passed out on tiptoe without heeding them.
Not two minutes had passed before Prince Vasili with head erect majestically entered the room.
On leaving the bed both Prince Vasili and the princess passed out by a back door, but returned to their places one after the other before the service was concluded.
The words passed along the lines and an adjutant ran to look for the missing officer.
In the second file from the right flank, beside which the carriage passed the company, a blue- eyed soldier involuntarily attracted notice.
Though not much time had passed since Prince Andrew had left Russia, he had changed greatly during that period.
We passed close to the park and saw two deer... and what a splendid house!
"A million all but one!" replied a waggish soldier in a torn coat, with a wink, and passed on followed by another, an old man.
That soldier passed on, and after him came another sitting on a cart.
And he also passed on with the wagon.
Our front line and that of the enemy were far apart on the right and left flanks, but in the center where the men with a flag of truce had passed that morning, the lines were so near together that the men could see one another's faces and speak to one another.
At that moment he was clearly thinking of nothing but how dashing a fellow he would appear as he passed the commander.
Another, without looking round, as though fearing to relax, shouted with his mouth wide open and passed on.
Both passed the examination successfully.
Rostov looked at and listened listlessly to what passed before and around him.
Next came four soldiers, carrying something heavy on a cloak, and passed by the fire.
Prince Vasili passed by, seeming not to hear the ladies, and sat down on a sofa in a far corner of the room.
The princess went up to the door, passed by it with a dignified and indifferent air, and glanced into the little drawing room.
Anna Mikhaylovna, who always knew everything that passed in the house, on hearing of the arrival of the letter went softly into the room and found the count with it in his hand, sobbing and laughing at the same time.
When the Emperor had passed nearly all the regiments, the troops began a ceremonial march past him, and Rostov on Bedouin, recently purchased from Denisov, rode past too, at the rear of his squadron--that is, alone and in full view of the Emperor.
The day was bright and sunny after a sharp night frost, and the cheerful glitter of that autumn day was in keeping with the news of victory which was conveyed, not only by the tales of those who had taken part in it, but also by the joyful expression on the faces of soldiers, officers, generals, and adjutants, as they passed Rostov going or coming.
A few minutes after the Emperor had passed, the Pavlograd division was ordered to advance.
Four more reports followed at intervals, and the bullets passed somewhere in the fog singing in different tones.
Go, my dear fellow, and see whether the third division has passed the village.
The Apsheron men, excited by the Tsar's presence, passed in step before the Emperors and their suites at a bold, brisk pace.
Confused and ever-increasing crowds were running back to where five minutes before the troops had passed the Emperors.
Hardly had the Horse Guards passed Rostov before he heard them shout, "Hurrah!" and looking back saw that their foremost ranks were mixed up with some foreign cavalry with red epaulets, probably French.
At that moment, as the Horse Guards, having passed him, disappeared in the smoke, Rostov hesitated whether to gallop after them or to go where he was sent.
Having passed the Guards and traversed an empty space, Rostov, to avoid again getting in front of the first line as he had done when the Horse Guards charged, followed the line of reserves, going far round the place where the hottest musket fire and cannonade were heard.
Several wounded men passed along the road, and words of abuse, screams, and groans mingled in a general hubbub, then the firing died down.
When he had ridden about two miles and had passed the last of the Russian troops, he saw, near a kitchen garden with a ditch round it, two men on horseback facing the ditch.
Some time passed in silence, and then the same joke was repeated.
Can't I go away from here, run away, bury myself somewhere? passed through his mind.
Princess Mary sat alone in her room listening to the sounds in the house, now and then opening her door when someone passed and watching what was going on in the passage.
Prince Andrew turned to him, but the doctor gave him a bewildered look and passed by without a word.
Another five days passed, and then the young Prince Nicholas Andreevich was baptized.
When everything was ready, the stranger opened his eyes, moved to the table, filled a tumbler with tea for himself and one for the beardless old man to whom he passed it.
From there they passed into another room.
"Come, let's argue then," said Prince Andrew, "You talk of schools," he went on, crooking a finger, "education and so forth; that is, you want to raise him" (pointing to a peasant who passed by them taking off his cap) "from his animal condition and awaken in him spiritual needs, while it seems to me that animal happiness is the only happiness possible, and that is just what you want to deprive him of.
Then he says: 'Go and give a weceipt to the commissioner, but your affair will be passed on to headquarters.'
The members of his suite, guessing at once what he wanted, moved about and whispered as they passed something from one to another, and a page--the same one Rostov had seen the previous evening at Boris'--ran forward and, bowing respectfully over the outstretched hand and not keeping it waiting a moment, laid in it an Order on a red ribbon.
Two officers with flushed faces, looking cheerful and happy, passed by Rostov.
As he passed through the forest Prince Andrew turned several times to look at that oak, as if expecting something from it.
Then suddenly the grating sound of a harsh voice was heard from the other side of the door, and the officer--with pale face and trembling lips--came out and passed through the waiting room, clutching his head.
"That is Bezukhova's brother, Anatole Kuragin," she said, indicating a handsome officer of the Horse Guards who passed by them with head erect, looking at something over the heads of the ladies.
The Emperor passed on to the drawing room, the crowd made a rush for the doors, and several persons with excited faces hurried there and back again.
Prince Andrew with a lady passed by, evidently not recognizing them.
Boris passed them twice and each time turned away.
On her way to supper Natasha passed him.
Having sat some time at table, Speranski corked a bottle of wine and, remarking, "Nowadays good wine rides in a carriage and pair," passed it to the servant and got up.
Five years have passed since then, and already I, with my petty understanding, begin to see clearly why she had to die, and in what way that death was but an expression of the infinite goodness of the Creator, whose every action, though generally incomprehensible to us, is but a manifestation of His infinite love for His creatures.
My father then insisted on a delay of a year and now already six months, half of that period, have passed, and my resolution is firmer than ever.
The young count paid no heed to them, but, breathing hard, passed by with resolute strides and went into the house.
As soon as they had passed the fence they all spread out evenly and quietly, without noise or talk, along the road and field leading to the Otradnoe covert.
Hardly had he passed an angle of the wood before a stout gentleman in a beaver cap came riding toward him on a handsome raven-black horse, accompanied by two hunt servants.
In the village through which they passed there were red lights and a cheerful smell of smoke.
She passed into the sitting room, stood there thinking awhile, and then went into the maids' room.
Sonya passed to the pantry with a glass in her hand.
She sat awhile, wondering what the meaning of it all having happened before could be, and without solving this problem, or at all regretting not having done so, she again passed in fancy to the time when she was with him and he was looking at her with a lover's eyes.
From reading he passed to sleeping, from sleeping to gossip in drawing rooms of the club, from gossip to carousals and women; from carousals back to gossip, reading, and wine.
After admitting the doctor, Princess Mary sat down with a book in the drawing room near the door through which she could hear all that passed in the study.
As she looked and thought, the strangest fancies unexpectedly and disconnectedly passed through her mind: the idea occurred to her of jumping onto the edge of the box and singing the air the actress was singing, then she wished to touch with her fan an old gentleman sitting not far from her, then to lean over to Helene and tickle her.
He passed up to the front rows, not noticing anyone.
But still he pitied Prince Andrew to the point of tears and sympathized with his wounded pride, and the more he pitied his friend the more did he think with contempt and even with disgust of that Natasha who had just passed him in the ballroom with such a look of cold dignity.
"Thirdly," Pierre continued without listening to him, "you must never breathe a word of what has passed between you and Countess Rostova.
But the Emperor and Balashev passed out into the illuminated garden without noticing Arakcheev who, holding his sword and glancing wrathfully around, followed some twenty paces behind them.
As soon as the King began to speak loud and fast his royal dignity instantly forsook him, and without noticing it he passed into his natural tone of good-natured familiarity.
This reply of Balashev's, which hinted at the recent defeats of the French in Spain, was much appreciated when he related it at Alexander's court, but it was not much appreciated at Napoleon's dinner, where it passed unnoticed.
"Ah, he has passed judgment... passed judgement!" said the old man in a low voice and, as it seemed to Prince Andrew, with some embarrassment, but then he suddenly jumped up and cried: "Be off, be off!
Prince Andrew did not catch what he said and would have passed on, but Chernyshev introduced him to Pfuel, remarking that Prince Andrew was just back from Turkey where the war had terminated so fortunately.
He passed into the next room, and the deep, querulous sounds of his voice were at once heard from there.
The squadron overtook and passed the infantry and the battery--which had also quickened their pace--rode down a hill, and passing through an empty and deserted village again ascended.
As Natasha, at her mother's side, passed through the crowd behind a liveried footman who cleared the way for them, she heard a young man speaking about her in too loud a whisper.
But within the Trinity Gateway he was so pressed to the wall by people who probably were unaware of the patriotic intentions with which he had come that in spite of all his determination he had to give in, and stop while carriages passed in, rumbling beneath the archway.
When the carriages had all passed in, the crowd, carrying Petya with it, streamed forward into the Kremlin Square which was already full of people.
At times, as if to allow them a respite, a quarter of an hour passed during which the cannon balls and shells all flew overhead, but sometimes several men were torn from the regiment in a minute and the slain were continually being dragged away and the wounded carried off.
Pierre went on with the soldiers, quite forgetting that his inn was at the bottom of the hill and that he had already passed it.
Only someone's orderly passed through the gateway, splashing through the mud, and talked to the innkeeper.
In answer to questions with which he was greeted, the courier made a despairing gesture with his hand and passed through the room.
The caleche in which Prince Andrew was being taken attracted Sonya's attention as it passed the front porch.
The footman sprang onto the box of the moving coach which jolted as it passed out of the yard onto the uneven roadway; the other vehicles jolted in their turn, and the procession of carriages moved up the street.
In the carriages, the caleche, and the phaeton, all crossed themselves as they passed the church opposite the house.
In Kudrino, from the Nikitski, Presnya, and Podnovinsk Streets came several other trains of vehicles similar to the Rostovs', and as they passed along the Sadovaya Street the carriages and carts formed two rows abreast.
More than two hours passed and Gerasim took the liberty of making a slight noise at the door to attract his attention, but Pierre did not hear him.
Other detachments passed through the Kremlin and encamped along the Moroseyka, the Lubyanka, and Pokrovka Streets.
The unaccustomed coarse food, the vodka he drank during those days, the absence of wine and cigars, his dirty unchanged linen, two almost sleepless nights passed on a short sofa without bedding--all this kept him in a state of excitement bordering on insanity.
She passed the valet, the snuff fell from the candle wick, and she saw Prince Andrew clearly with his arms outside the quilt, and such as she had always seen him.
Seven days had passed since Prince Andrew found himself in the ambulance station on the field of Borodino.
Having tied a girdle over his coat and pulled his cap low on his head, Pierre went down the corridor, trying to avoid making a noise or meeting the captain, and passed out into the street.
As Pierre passed through the fence gate, he was enveloped by hot air and involuntarily stopped.
Now, after a month passed in quiet surroundings, she felt more and more deeply the loss of her father which was associated in her mind with the ruin of Russia.
"Sonya!" said the countess, raising her eyes from her letter as her niece passed, "Sonya, won't you write to Nicholas?"
As they passed near a church in the Khamovniki (one of the few unburned quarters of Moscow) the whole mass of prisoners suddenly started to one side and exclamations of horror and disgust were heard.
Its first period had passed: when the partisans themselves, amazed at their own boldness, feared every minute to be surrounded and captured by the French, and hid in the forests without unsaddling, hardly daring to dismount and always expecting to be pursued.
The melody grew and passed from one instrument to another.
The infantry of the detachment passed along the road and quickly disappeared amid the trees in the mist of early dawn, hundreds of feet splashing through the mud.
"And so, brother" (it was at this point that Pierre came up), "ten years or more passed by.
The Duke! and hardly had the sleek cavalry passed, before a carriage drawn by six gray horses rattled by.
The French, excited by all that had happened, were talking loudly among themselves, but as they passed Dolokhov who gently switched his boots with his whip and watched them with cold glassy eyes that boded no good, they became silent.
Natasha did not remember how that day passed nor that night, nor the next day and night.
The last weeks passed in her mother's bedroom had strained Natasha's physical strength.
The regiment passed through the village and stacked its arms in front of the last huts.
He's made my face all bloody, said he in a frightened whisper when the sergeant major had passed on.
In the hut which the men had passed, the chief officers had gathered and were in animated talk over their tea about the events of the day and the maneuvers suggested for tomorrow.
Though Princess Mary and Natasha were evidently glad to see their visitor and though all Pierre's interest was now centered in that house, by the evening they had talked over everything and the conversation passed from one trivial topic to another and repeatedly broke off.
The weariness she had plainly shown before had now quite passed off.
The countess passed a fortnight in an armchair by his pillow without undressing.
Before that, Nicholas had told his wife all that had passed between himself and Sonya, blaming himself and commending her.
The sound of tires crunching on gravel announced the approach of a vehicle.
As she passed his office, she glanced through the open door.
Obviously the room had passed an important inspection.
His features twisted into what might have passed for a wry smile.
The storm passed quickly, but the night remained warm.
I tried to touch a hand rail next to me, but I just passed through it!
It's where I tried to grab it and my hand passed right through it.
Thanks to my wife's calm and nurturing manner the balance of the morning passed peacefully.
Another ten minutes passed before I was him again.
Swiftly they drew near to the flaming colored suns, and passed close beside them.
The beautiful creature passed her hands over her eyes an instant, tucked in a stray lock of hair that had become disarranged, and after a look around the garden made those present a gracious bow and said, in a sweet but even toned voice:
Slowly but steadily the heartless Mangaboos drove them on, until they had passed through the city and the gardens and come to the broad plains leading to the mountain.
They followed the course of a broad stream and passed several more pretty cottages; but of course they saw no one, nor did any one speak to them.
The three men, as they passed, looked down and saw the little birds fluttering in the cold, wet grass.
Many days passed before they came in sight of land.
They fastened each of these wheels to the end of an iron rod which they passed through the boat from side to side.
They passed out into the open country and saw the cottages of the poor people.
The second was that the disease clearly passed from person to person, though by what mechanism was not clear.
Suddenly a change passed over the tree.
It seemed as if the spirit of spring had passed through the summer-house.
Miss Fuller's method was this: she passed my hand lightly over her face, and let me feel the position of her tongue and lips when she made a sound.
Every day in imagination I made a trip round the world, and I saw many wonders from the uttermost parts of the earth--marvels of invention, treasuries of industry and skill and all the activities of human life actually passed under my finger tips.
I passed in everything, and received "honours" in German and English.
I remember that the day the Latin paper was brought to us, Professor Schilling came in and informed me I had passed satisfactorily in German.
It is only the serious eye peering from and the sincere life passed within it which restrain laughter and consecrate the costume of any people.
In her own words, they were "good boards overhead, good boards all around, and a good window"--of two whole squares originally, only the cat had passed out that way lately.
At six I passed him and his family on the road.
But as she passed the sitting room she noticed two couples sitting, one pair at each window.
The German tutor was trying to remember all the dishes, wines, and kinds of dessert, in order to send a full description of the dinner to his people in Germany; and he felt greatly offended when the butler with a bottle wrapped in a napkin passed him by.
Prince Andrew told Kutuzov all he knew of his father's death, and what he had seen at Bald Hills when he passed through it.
The Russians did not seek out the best position but, on the contrary, during the retreat passed many positions better than Borodino.
Having received this order the general passed by Pierre on his way down the knoll.
His Serene Highness has passed through Mozhaysk in order to join up with the troops moving toward him and has taken up a strong position where the enemy will not soon attack him.
He passed four days in the coach house near the Crimean bridge and during that time learned, from the talk of the French soldiers, that all those confined there were awaiting a decision which might come any day from the marshal.
At that moment an immense number of things passed dimly through both their minds, and they realized that they were both children of humanity and were brothers.
The twenty-four sharpshooters with discharged muskets, standing in the center of the circle, ran back to their places as the companies passed by.
His last days and hours passed in an ordinary and simple way.
During the month that the French troops were pillaging in Moscow and the Russian troops were quietly encamped at Tarutino, a change had taken place in the relative strength of the two armies--both in spirit and in number--as a result of which the superiority had passed to the Russian side.
"Now who could decide whether he is really cleverer than all the others?" she asked herself, and passed in review all those whom Pierre most respected.
A few weeks passed by.
A year passed by and then the merchant appeared once more before Al Mansour.
When the spasms passed, she turned to the man she had nearly killed... the man who had helped give her that second chance.