"May I ask you a few questions about your family?" he asked, puzzled again as to how two Ancient.s mates were born into one family.
After the expiration of his term as vicepresident (March 4, 1805), broken in fortune and virtually an exile from New York, where, as in New Jersey, he had been indicted for murder after the duel with Hamilton, Burr visited the South-west and became involved in the so-called conspiracy which has so puzzled the students of that period.
Cade was standing over her, a puzzled expression on his face as he contemplated her work.
Once, when a question puzzled her very much, I suggested that we take a walk and then perhaps she would understand it.
Puzzled, she started to respond when someone rushed down the stairs by her.
"I'm not sure if you're insulting me or complimenting me," she said with a puzzled smile.
She thought a moment and then turned to Dean, a puzzled look on her face.
No one can predict Death. No one even sees her, unless they die-dead." "It must be a lonely existence for her," she said, puzzled as to why he'd speak more highly of Darkyn than he had of Death.
From Astrakhan on the right bank of the Volga, which seem to have puzzled the physicians who first observed them, but on the 30th of November were recognized as being but the same mild plague as had been observed the year before near Astrakhan by Dr Ddppner, chief medical officer of the Cossacks of Astrakhan.
Her words puzzled me very much because I did not then understand anything unless I touched it.
Claudette laced her fingers and leaned against the counter, eyeing Cynthia with a puzzled expression.
Bianca smiled, puzzled why anyone would run from the small, beautiful woman.
Puzzled, she concentrated on two more sources of magic.
"How can he make something unsacred?" he puzzled aloud.
Rhyn looked at Kris, puzzled by the nonsense.
Realization played across her mind, echoed in a puzzled smile dancing across her face.
He was puzzled by the question given that she had written most of the plans.
Puzzled, she freed them one by one, studying them.
The specter pointed back towards the lake. Katie slowed and watched Gabriel continue onward. She'd liked Andre above any of the Council members, but his insistence that she go in the direction opposite of which she was headed puzzled her.
Puzzled, she pushed open the doors on the side of the room opposite the balcony.
According to his own testimony he arrived at the university " with a stock of information which might have puzzled a doctor, and a degree of ignorance of which a schoolboy might be ashamed."
The new essays in this volume were mostly critical, but one of them, in which perhaps his guessing talent is seen at its best, "The Divisions of the Irish Family," is an elaborate discussion of a problem which has long puzzled both Celtic scholars and jurists; and in another, "On the Classificatory System of Relationship," he propounded a new explanation of a series of facts which, he thought, might throw light upon the early history of society, at the same time putting to the test of those facts the theories he had set forth in Primitive Marriage.
If, however, we defined the strength of the source by the statement that the strength divided 1 The beginner is often puzzled by the constant appearance of the factor 47r in electrical theorems. It arises from the manner in which the unit quantity of electricity is defined.
This appearance puzzled the older observers, who were led thereby to give the name" wheel-bearers "to the group, until the true character of ciliary motion was recognized; for a wheel cannot be i i organic continuity with the support on which it rotates..
Puzzled powers were, in fact, the more inclined to be suspicious in view of other, and seemingly inconsistent, tendencies of the emperor, which yet seemed all to point to a like disquieting conclusion.
It was in itself a foretaste of resurrection, and the puzzled disciples remembered that the scribes declared that before the resurrection Elijah would appear.
The puzzled Moslem doctors explain this fact on the ground that the Hashimites were regarded as too noble to hold ordinary administrative offices, and that they could not be spared at Medina, where their counsel was required in all important affairs.
His face was a road map of emotion, traveling from puzzled, to comprehensive and then on to frustration.
The puzzled curiosity on the features of Darkyn's mate made Deidre wonder if the girl fully understood what had happened.
She walked into the living room, puzzled to see Evelyn boxing up her bookshelf.
As the afternoon wore on, she puzzled through what buttons controlled what, which were oriented toward the space battle and which toward the ground.
Taken by surprise, puzzled by the comparative silence of their own guns and blinded by the mist, the troops of the 10th Div.
This manifesto was at first taken, not only as the platform of the government, but also as that from which its resigning free-trade members had dissented; and the country was puzzled by a statement from Lord George Hamilton that Mr Balfour had circulated among his colleagues a second and different document, in fuller agreement with Mr Chamberlain.
During this time the illusion of a wheel or wheels produced by the ciliary action of the disk had puzzled all observers.
Her words about Gabe were troubling, and he couldn't determine if she was purposely vague or really didn't know; her pretty face was puzzled, and he frowned.
The adjutant looked at Pierre as if puzzled what to do with him now.
But Miss Sullivan shook her head, and I was greatly puzzled and disappointed.
But while Nicholas was considering these questions and still could reach no clear solution of what puzzled him so, the wheel of fortune in the service, as often happens, turned in his favor.