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,Pull down one'a them desks there.;Harry's mind was racing. The Death Eaters wanted this dusty spun-glass sphere. He had no interest in it. He just wanted to get them all out of this alive, to make sure none of his friends paid a terrible price for his stupidity ...!¡¡¡¡"But action with what aim?" he cried. "And what position will you adopt toward the government?",¡¡¡¡The winner of the battle of Waterloo was not Napoleon, who was put to flight; nor Wellington, giving way at four o'clock, in despair at five; nor Blucher, who took no part in the engagement. The winner of Waterloo was Cambronne.... !
¡¡¡¡IN WHICH WILL BE FOUND THE WORDS TO AN ENGLISH AIR WHICH WAS IN FASHION IN 1832...¡¡¡¡"Something very important is happening between them," thought Pierre, and a feeling that was both joyful and painful agitated him and made him neglect the game....CHAPTER XIII ,¡¡¡¡Pierre went to the children, and the shouting and laughter grew still louder., ,.¡¡¡¡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. All rose and continuing to talk loudly went into the drawing room. Two letters brought by a courier were handed to Speranski and he took them to his study. As soon as he had left the room the general merriment stopped and the guests began to converse sensibly and quietly with one another.;¡¡¡¡The men remained at table over their port- English fashion. In the midst of a conversation that was started about Napoleon's Spanish affairs, which they all agreed in approving, Prince Andrew began to express a contrary opinion. Speranski smiled and, with an evident wish to prevent the conversation from taking an unpleasant course, told a story that had no connection with the previous conversation. For a few moments all were silent..¡¡¡¡"Yes, but it is hard for us to imagine eternity," remarked Dimmler, who had joined the young folk with a mildly condescending smile but now spoke as quietly and seriously as they.,,¡¡¡¡These men watched me pass.!
,¡¡¡¡That which we admire above all, in an encounter of the nature of Waterloo, is the marvellous cleverness of chance.,¡°She's unhappy!¡± said Hermione, exasperated. ¡°Why don't you try and cheer her up instead of covering her up?¡± ,CHAPTER IV !,¡¡¡¡With one blow full in the chest, M. Leblanc had sent the old man tumbling, rolling in the middle of the room, then with two backward sweeps of his hand he had overthrown two more assailants, and he held one under each of his knees; the wretches were rattling in the throat beneath this pressure as under a granite millstone; but the other four had seized the formidable old man by both arms and the back of his neck, and were holding him doubled up over the two "chimney-builders" on the floor....¡¡¡¡Forty years ago, a rambler who had ventured into that unknown country of the Salpetriere, and who had mounted to the Barriere d'Italie by way of the boulevard, reached a point where it might be said that Paris disappeared.,¡¡¡¡"We shall want some more wood."!¡°Absolute nightmare,¡± said Bagman to Harry in an undertone, noticing Harry watching the goblins too. ¡°Their English isn't too good¡it's like being back with all the Bulgarians at the Quidditch World Cup¡but at least they used sign language another human could recognize. This lot keep gabbling in Gobblede-gook¡and I only know one word of Gobbledegook. Bladvak. It means ¡®pickax.¡¯ I don't like to use it in case they think I'm threatening them.¡± .
CHAPTER III ,¡¡¡¡"But, Monsieur, we can't live like that without money."!¡¡¡¡Denisov did not reply; he rode up to Petya, dismounted, and with trembling hands turned toward himself the bloodstained, mud-bespattered face which had already gone white.!¡¡¡¡*Knight without fear and without reproach. ...¡¡¡¡"Rue Mouffetard."!¡¡¡¡The little Thenardiers became little Magnons. Magnon quitted the Quai des Celestins and went to live in the Rue Clocheperce.,;¡¡¡¡"What decision have you been pleased to come to?" said he.!¡¡¡¡After reaching home Nicholas was at first serious and even dull. He was worried by the impending necessity of interfering in the stupid business matters for which his mother had called him home. To throw off this burden as quickly as possible, on the third day after his arrival he went, angry and scowling and without answering questions as to where he was going, to Mitenka's lodge and demanded an account of everything. But what an account of everything might be Nicholas knew even less than the frightened and bewildered Mitenka. The conversation and the examination of the accounts with Mitenka did not last long. The village elder, a peasant delegate, and the village clerk, who were waiting in the passage, heard with fear and delight first the young count's voice roaring and snapping and rising louder and louder, and then words of abuse, dreadful words, ejaculated one after the other.. ;
¡¡¡¡"I give you that column, lads," he said, riding up to the troops and pointing out the French to the cavalry.,¡¡¡¡"What little girls?",¡¡¡¡"Above all things, don't lose the letter! remember that you carry two hundred thousand francs with you!",!¡¡¡¡ORIGINALITY OF PARIS,,Andy snags the conduit again. He contorts out of the hole and dangles into the shaft. We now see the purpose for the rope: the plastic bag hangs from his ankle with about two feet of slack,!¡¡¡¡"Yes, he is an agreeable young man.... Why do you ask me that?" said Princess Mary, still thinking of that morning's conversation with her father....
ANDY!¡¡¡¡A group of bareheaded peasants was approaching across the meadow toward the prince.,CHAPTER II !¡¡¡¡A signal for others?,¡¡¡¡A few moments later, the instinct of which we have spoken above made him turn round. At that moment he saw distinctly, thanks to the commissary's lantern, which betrayed them, three men who were following him closely, pass, one after the other, under that lantern, on the dark side of the street. One of the three entered the alley leading to the commissary's house. The one who marched at their head struck him as decidedly suspicious.,¡¡¡¡Before the beginning of the campaign, Rostov had received a letter from his parents in which they told him briefly of Natasha's illness and the breaking off of her engagement to Prince Andrew (which they explained by Natasha's having rejected him) and again asked Nicholas to retire from the army and return home. On receiving this letter, Nicholas did not even make any attempt to get leave of absence or to retire from the army, but wrote to his parents that he was sorry Natasha was ill and her engagement broken off, and that he would do all he could to meet their wishes. To Sonya he wrote separately....
¡¡¡¡Jean Valjean, who, an instant previously, in his then state of mind, would not have spoken to or even answered any one, felt irresistibly impelled to accost that child.!,,¡¡¡¡I'll scramble you up some supper, and I'll give you a shakedown.",BOOK FOURTEEN: 1812.¡¡¡¡The forces of the gloom know each other, and are strangely balanced by each other.;
¡¡¡¡"How odd it would be if I were pretty!" And she recalled those of her companions whose beauty had produced a sensation in the convent, and she said to herself:...¡¡¡¡As she was about to resume her seat there, she observed on the spot which she had quitted, a tolerably large stone which had, evidently, not been there a moment before.,,,¡¡¡¡It was necessary to fight an unexpected battle at Smolensk to save our lines of communication. The battle was fought and thousands were killed on both sides.,,LastIndexNext;
¡¡¡¡"I expect he has told you of his childish love for Natasha?";and down. Rooster and PETE appear from the sides. The Sisters.,¡¡¡¡Surely, the result would answer to the effort. This was well.,¡¡¡¡Derbac.,¡¡¡¡On the thirteenth of June a rather small, thoroughbred Arab horse was brought to Napoleon. He mounted it and rode at a gallop to one of the bridges over the Niemen, deafened continually by incessant and rapturous acclamations which he evidently endured only because it was impossible to forbid the soldiers to express their love of him by such shouting, but the shouting which accompanied him everywhere disturbed him and distracted him from the military cares that had occupied him from the time he joined the army. He rode across one of the swaying pontoon bridges to the farther side, turned sharply to the left, and galloped in the direction of Kovno, preceded by enraptured, mounted chasseurs of the Guard who, breathless with delight, galloped ahead to clear a path for him through the troops. On reaching the broad river Viliya, he stopped near a regiment of Polish Uhlans stationed by the river.,.¡¡¡¡"Here, I don't grudge it- take it!" she said, evidently afraid of her master and yet regretful of her cloak.,¡¡¡¡But Natasha, knowing all her husband's ways and ideas, saw that he had long been wishing but had been unable to divert the conversation to another channel and express his own deeply felt idea for the sake of which he had gone to Petersburg to consult with his new friend Prince Theodore, and she helped him by asking how his affairs with Prince Theodore had gone.!
Red sits with an atlas, tracing his finger down the page.;trifler: whereof the one would make a personage by geometrical proportions: the other, by taking the best parts out of divers faces, to make one excellent. Such personages, I think, would please nobody but the painter that made them. Not but I think a painter may make a better face, than ever was; but he must do it, by a kind of felicity (as a musician that maketh an excellent air in music) and not by rule. ...¡¡¡¡Alpatych kept meeting and overtaking baggage trains and troops on the road. As he approached Smolensk he heard the sounds of distant firing, but these did not impress him. What struck him most was the sight of a splendid field of oats in which a camp had been pitched and which was being mown down by the soldiers, evidently for fodder. This fact impressed Alpatych, but in thinking about his own business he soon forgot it.,¡¡¡¡The man seemed to avoid them rather than to seek them, but this without any affectation.!¡¡¡¡A minute more, and they were both in the fire.,¡¡¡¡SLANG WHICH WEEPS AND SLANG WHICH LAUGHS!¡¡¡¡"Do you take vodka, Count?" asked Princess Mary, and those words suddenly banished the shadows of the past. "Now tell us about yourself," said she. "One hears such improbable wonders about you.",CHAPTER XIV ...
,,their hives. Warn terra pea-ens (39) Her did mother Earth inflamed with wrath,¡¡¡¡We will attend to the rest hereafter.";¡¡¡¡Her eye was black in consequence of a blow from Madame Thenardier's fist, which caused the latter to remark from time to time, "How ugly she is with her fist-blow on her eye!",¡¡¡¡Pfuel was evidently of that sort. He had a science- the theory of oblique movements deduced by him from the history of Frederick the Great's wars, and all he came across in the history of more recent warfare seemed to him absurd and barbarous- monstrous collisions in which so many blunders were committed by both sides that these wars could not be called wars, they did not accord with the theory, and therefore could not serve as material for science.;¡¡¡¡"Just see the eyes he is making!" said Courfeyrac.;
,¡¡¡¡Natasha had not had a moment free since early morning and had not once had time to think of what lay before her.,¡¡¡¡"Is he still here?" she asked, quickly..¡¡¡¡"You're only too happy to see me, you old idiot, I want to marry, I desire to wed Mamselle No-matter-whom, daughter of Monsieur No-matter-what, I have no shoes, she has no chemise, that just suits; I want to throw my career, my future, my youth, my life to the dogs; I wish to take a plunge into wretchedness with a woman around my neck, that's an idea, and you must consent to it!" and the old fossil will consent.',¡¡¡¡"If the animals leading the herd change, this happens because the collective will of all the animals is transferred from one leader to another, according to whether the animal is or is not leading them in the direction selected by the whole herd." Such is the reply historians who assume that the collective will of the people is delegated to rulers under conditions which they regard as known. (With this method of observation it often happens that the observer, influenced by the direction he himself prefers, regards those as leaders who, owing to the people's change of direction, are no longer in front, but on one side, or even in the rear.), .CHAPTER XXI ,¡¡¡¡Bessieres, Caulaincourt, and Berthier were present at that dinner.;
¡¡¡¡Between seven and eight o'clock the doctor came; not hearing any sound, he thought Fantine was asleep, entered softly, and approached the bed on tiptoe; he opened the curtains a little, and, by the light of the taper, he saw Fantine's big eyes gazing at him..¡¡¡¡On arriving at the angle of the boulevard, he caught sight of the fiacre again, rapidly descending the Rue Mouffetard; the carriage was already a long way off, and there was no means of overtaking it; what! run after it? Impossible; and besides, the people in the carriage would assuredly notice an individual running at full speed in pursuit of a fiacre, and the father would recognize him..¡¡¡¡A man's whole strength is required to successfully carry out these singular ascents.,resemblance of the courts of justice to the bush, whereunto while the sheep flies ,;¡¡¡¡The Emperor entered the hall through a broad path between two lines of nobles. Every face expressed respectful, awe-struck curiosity. Pierre stood rather far off and could not hear all that the Emperor said. From what he did hear he understood that the Emperor spoke of the danger threatening the empire and of the hopes he placed on the Moscow nobility. He was answered by a voice which informed him of the resolution just arrived at.,¡¡¡¡One thing is certain, which is, that generally after conquerors follow thieves.......
¡¡¡¡Dolokhov, after Anatole entered, had remained at the wicket gate and was struggling with the yard porter who was trying to lock it. With a last desperate effort Dolokhov pushed the porter aside, and when Anatole ran back seized him by the arm, pulled him through the wicket, and ran back with him to the troyka. ,,...,,,¡¡¡¡He was in the very place where the judges deliberated and condemned..
,¡¡¡¡"When there are enough for the men, we will give some to the children."!¡¡¡¡He re-entered it at nightfall, with the child, by way of the Barrier Monceaux. There he entered a cabriolet, which took him to the esplanade of the Observatoire.,,¡¡¡¡Sometimes, at the hour when M. Mabeuf was on his way to the Jardin des Plantes, the old man and the young man passed each other on the Boulevard de l'Hopital. They did not speak, and only exchanged a melancholy sign of the head.,Wiley grins. Hadley glares at him. The grin vanishes.;¡¡¡¡LETTER TO M. DAELLI.,¡¡¡¡*"He is all the rage just now. ,!
¡¡¡¡If the purpose of dinner is to nourish the body, a man who eats two dinners at once may perhaps get more enjoyment but will not attain his purpose, for his stomach will not digest the two dinners.;¡¡¡¡Cosette had had no mother....¡¡¡¡Next, bolts for the doors of the new building were wanted and had to be of a special shape the prince had himself designed, and a leather case had to be ordered to keep the "will" in.,¡¡¡¡"No, ma'am! We must part, we must part! Understand that, understand it! I cannot endure any more," he said, and left the room. Then, as if afraid she might find some means of consolation, he returned and trying to appear calm added: "And don't imagine I have said this in a moment of anger. I am calm. I have thought it over, and it will be carried out- we must part; so find some place for yourself...." But he could not restrain himself and with the virulence of which only one who loves is capable, evidently suffering himself, he shook his fists at her and screamed:,¡¡¡¡"Come and eat something. Have a drink!" Dolokhov shouted to him from the other room.,¡¡¡¡Athwart the state, the laws, athwart prosperity and the insolence of others.;
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LastIndexNext...¡¡¡¡To whom was this addressed? To her, probably, since a hand had deposited the packet on her bench. From whom did it come?;,¡¡¡¡"I heard about that affair of hers at the time. It was a great pity.",¡¡¡¡"You are going?" asked Natasha. "I knew you would! Sonya said you wouldn't go, but I knew that today is the sort of day when you couldn't help going.";¡¡¡¡"How can you ask why?" said Princess Mary. "The thought alone of what awaits..."...,¡¡¡¡A safe man.--C. Boubiere.....
¡¡¡¡"What can I do with them?" thought Natasha.!¡¡¡¡That same evening Pierre went to the Rostovs' to fulfill the commission entrusted to him. Natasha was in bed, the count at the Club, and Pierre, after giving the letters to Sonya, went to Marya Dmitrievna who was interested to know how Prince Andrew had taken the news. Ten minutes later Sonya came to Marya Dmitrievna.,¡¡¡¡I don't want to ruin you, I am not a greedy fellow, after all.,,¡¡¡¡"Yes, yes," Pierre assented, looking at his friend with a touched and sad expression in his eyes. The brighter Prince Andrew's lot appeared to him, the gloomier seemed his own. ;,¡¡¡¡We will be explicit.,CHAPTER V ,¡¡¡¡He was another convict for life, who had come from the galleys, and was dressed in red, like Chenildieu, was a peasant from Lourdes, and a half-bear of the Pyrenees. He had guarded the flocks among the mountains, and from a shepherd he had slipped into a brigand.;
,¡¡¡¡After a moment's silence Natasha answered: "Yes, ill."...¡¡¡¡"Sir," repeated Marius, in the despair at the last hope, which was vanishing, "I entreat you!.The faction or party of Antonius, and Octavianus Caesar, against Brutus and Cassius, held out likewise for a time: but when Brutus and Cassius were overthrown, then soon after Antonius and Octavianus brake and subdivided. These examples are of wars, but the same holdeth in private factions. And therefore, those that are seconds in factions do many times, when the faction subdivided!, prove principals: but many times also, they prove ciphers and cashiered: for many a man\'s strength is in opposition; and when that faileth, he groweth out of use. It is commonly seen, that men once placed, take in with the contrary faction to that by which they enter, thinking belike that they have the first sure; and now are ready for a new purchase. ,Norton walks slowly toward his office. Dazed. The morning paper in his hand. He goes wordlessly past the DUTY GUARD into his office. Shuts the door. Lays the paper on his desk.!¡¡¡¡Just as in a dream when all is uncertain, unreasoning, and contradictory, except the feeling that guides the dream, so in this intercourse contrary to all laws of reason, the words themselves were not consecutive and clear but only the feeling that prompted them..¡¡¡¡FOLIIS AC FRONDIBUS;
¡¡¡¡Every act of theirs, which appears to them an act of their own will, is in an historical sense involuntary and is related to the whole course of history and predestined from eternity.,¡¡¡¡"I could not, on my honor. But how is Petya?";ANDY,¡¡¡¡Mademoiselle Bourienne was the first to recover herself after this apparition and began speaking about the prince's indisposition. Natasha and Princess Mary looked at one another in silence, and the longer they did so without saying what they wanted to say, the greater grew their antipathy to one another.;¡¡¡¡Ordinarily it ends in that ocean:,45 Of Building ...¡¡¡¡TWO FRANCS AN HOUR,¡¡¡¡A signal for others?!
¡®Am I to understand,¡¯ said Phineas Nigellus slowly from Harry's left, ¡®that my great-great-grandson¡ªthe last of the Blacks¡ªis dead?¡¯,RED,¡¡¡¡The fall of the Bourbons was full of grandeur, not on their side, but on the side of the nation.,¡¡¡¡Under the date "5" was entered: ,¡¡¡¡And then, let us scrutinize your state reasons.!.¡¡¡¡The sounds, which he had not heard for so long, had an even more pleasurable and exhilarating effect on Rostov than the previous sounds of firing. Drawing himself up, he viewed the field of battle opening out before him from the hill, and with his whole soul followed the movement of the Uhlans. They swooped down close to the French dragoons, something confused happened there amid the smoke, and five minutes later our Uhlans were galloping back, not to the place they had occupied but more to the left, and among the orange-colored Uhlans on chestnut horses and behind them, in a large group, blue French dragoons on gray horses could be seen. ,¡¡¡¡Pierre had failed to notice Natasha because he did not at all expect to see her there, but he had failed to recognize her because the change in her since he last saw her was immense. She had grown thin and pale, but that was not what made her unrecognizable; she was unrecognizable at the moment he entered because on that face whose eyes had always shone with a suppressed smile of the joy of life, now when he first entered and glanced at her there was not the least shadow of a smile: only her eyes were kindly attentive and sadly interrogative.!
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¡¡¡¡"Has he come?" Natasha asked quickly in a whisper, afraid to move lest she should rouse the dozing baby.,¡¡¡¡So the histories say, and it is all quite wrong, as anyone who cares to look into the matter can easily convince himself., .¡¡¡¡What is to become of me?",¡¡¡¡He was a shopkeeper in whom there was some taint of the monster..¡¡¡¡What was more simple than that they should have no dwelling place!,CHAPTER XIV ,CHAPTER XX ...
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¡¡¡¡Fantine's face seemed strangely illuminated at that moment.,LastIndexNext!¡¡¡¡Destroy these candlesticks!, ... .¡¡¡¡The man seemed engaged in prayer, according to his custom, and was much bent over.,¡¡¡¡A middle-aged man, handsome and virile, in the uniform of a retired naval officer, was speaking in one of the rooms, and a small crowd was pressing round him. Pierre went up to the circle that had formed round the speaker and listened. Count Ilya Rostov, in a military uniform of Catherine's time, was sauntering with a pleasant smile among the crowd, with all of whom he was acquainted. He too approached that group and listened with a kindly smile and nods of approval, as he always did, to what the speaker was saying. The retired naval man was speaking very boldly, as was evident from the expression on the faces of the listeners and from the fact that some people Pierre knew as the meekest and quietest of men walked away disapprovingly or expressed disagreement with him. Pierre pushed his way into the middle of the group, listened, and convinced himself that the man was indeed a liberal, but of views quite different from his own. The naval officer spoke in a particularly sonorous, musical, and aristocratic baritone voice, pleasantly swallowing his r's and generally slurring his consonants: the voice of a man calling out to his servant, "Heah! Bwing me my pipe!" It was indicative of dissipation and the exercise of authority.! ;
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¡¡¡¡At the beginning of winter Princess Mary came to Moscow. From reports current in town she learned how the Rostovs were situated, and how "the son has sacrificed himself for his mother," as people were saying.,CHAPTER XI !¡¡¡¡"How like his father he is," Pierre interjected.,? Leo Tolstoy,Men\'s thoughts are much according to their inclination: their discourse and speeches according to their learning, and infused opinions; but their deeds are after as they have been accustomed. And therefore, as Machiavelli well noteth (though in an evil favoured instance) there is no trusting to the force of nature, nor to the bravery of words; except it be corroborate by custom. His instance is, that for the achieving of a desperate conspiracy, a man should not rest upon the fierceness of any man\'s nature, or his resolute undertakings; but take Such an one, as hath had his hands formerly in blood. But Machiavelli knew not of a Friar Clement, nor a Ravillac, nor a Jaureguy, nor a Baltazar Gerard: yet his rule holdeth still, that nature, nor the engagement of words, are not so forcible as custom. Only superstition is now so well advanced, that men of the first blood are as firm as butchers by occupation: and votary resolution is made equipollent to custom, even in matter of blood. In other things, the predominancy of custom is everywhere visible; in so much, as a man would wonder, to hear men profess, protest, engage, give great words, and then do just as they have done before: as if they were dead images, and engines moved only by the wheels of custom. ,,¡¡¡¡"I much regret her illness," said Prince Andrew; and he smiled like his father, coldly, maliciously, and unpleasantly..
¡¡¡¡Thus, the master of some and mastered by the rest, crushing those beneath him and stifling under those on top of him, endeavoring in vain to shake off all the efforts which were heaped upon him, M. Leblanc disappeared under the horrible group of ruffians like the wild boar beneath a howling pile of dogs and hounds.,¡¡¡¡"Eh? Nonsense! He sees well enough," said Prince Vasili rapidly, in a deep voice and with a slight cough- the voice and cough with which he was wont to dispose of all difficulties.,¡¡¡¡Prince Andrew did not think it proper to write and challenge Kuragin. He thought that if he challenged him without some fresh cause it might compromise the young Countess Rostova and so he wanted to meet Kuragin personally in order to find a fresh pretext for a duel. But he again failed to meet Kuragin in Turkey, for soon after Prince Andrew arrived, the latter returned to Russia. In a new country, amid new conditions, Prince Andrew found life easier to bear. After his betrothed had broken faith with him- which he felt the more acutely the more he tried to conceal its effects- the surroundings in which he had been happy became trying to him, and the freedom and independence he had once prized so highly were still more so. Not only could he no longer think the thoughts that had first come to him as he lay gazing at the sky on the field of Austerlitz and had later enlarged upon with Pierre, and which had filled his solitude at Bogucharovo and then in Switzerland and Rome, but he even dreaded to recall them and them and the bright and boundless horizons they had revealed. He was now concerned only with the nearest practical matters unrelated to his past interests, and he seized on these the more eagerly the more those past interests were closed to him. It was as if that lofty, infinite canopy of heaven that had once towered above him had suddenly turned into a low, solid vault that weighed him down, in which all was clear, but nothing eternal or mysterious.,;,¡¡¡¡"To the galleys.",!,¡¡¡¡Thenardier might have been mistaken..
¡¡¡¡"If Monsieur desires to witness a case, it is rather late. The sittings generally close at six o'clock.",¡¡¡¡When the coach set out for Lagny a few minutes later, it did not encounter him in the principal street of Chelles....¡¡¡¡"I don't know why you think I am cross," said Nicholas, replying to the question he knew was in his wife's mind....,...¡°Are you insane?¡± said Harry, his voice easily as croaky as Black's. ¡°Of course I want to leave the Dursleys! Have you got a house? When can I move in?¡± ,¡¡¡¡A terrible moment ensued, during which the poor portress felt as though she should faint....