He knew that under the overthrown government he had been a spy upon Saint Antoine and Defarge's wine-shop; had received from the watchful police such heads of information concerning Doctor Manette's imprisonment, release, and history, as should serve him for an introduction to familiar conversation with the Defarges; and tried them on Madame Defarge, and had broken down with them signally
It is impossible for the man of pious reflection not to perceive in it a finger of that Almighty hand which has been so frequently and signally
extended to our relief in the critical stages of the revolution.
Providence has signally
marked out my husband to protect him, and he has fed at our table and lodged under our roof now many days, till our hearts have grown very strongly unto him.
Mehevi sought to enlighten my ignorance, but he failed as signally
as when he had endeavoured to initiate me into the perplexing arcana of the taboo.
He tried to make this side of the question clear to Sally, but failed signally
Skimpole and how extremely likely it was that he would signally
If Werper succeeded in keeping himself from conversation with the young woman, he failed signally
to expel her from his thoughts.
If his aim had been to unnerve her by the suddenness and mystery of his appearance he failed signally
, for she did not even turn her head as she said:
It sometimes occurred to him that the person who most signally
failed to realize this fact was the lady who did him the honor to preside over his household.
Now, my young friend, is it possible that wisdom may come from you where your seniors have so signally
Having been challenged by the blacksmith, in a spirit of banter, to attempt the breaking of a certain incorrigible colt, he succeeded so signally
as to earn quite a reputation as a horse-breaker.
He made a practice of living in both worlds, and in both worlds he lived signally