eyes left


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eyes left

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(Military) military a command to troops to look left, esp as a salute when marching
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I fought on both sides; I would not have had the Spaniards beaten, and yet when the Moors lost I was vanquished with them; and when the poor young King Boabdil (I was his devoted partisan and at the same time a follower of his fiery old uncle and rival, Hamet el Zegri) heaved the Last Sigh of the Moor, as his eyes left the roofs of Granada forever, it was as much my grief as if it had burst from my own breast.
Paul Ford's eyes left the leaf and gazed wonderingly into Pollyanna's merry little face.
With one accord, all eyes left the plates and settled on her.
The hard despair in her eyes left them suddenly; her fast-closed lips parted and trembled.