If I did not ask myself whether, limited by such discouraging impossibilities, life were still worth living, it was only because I had then before me several other pressing questions, some of which have remained unanswered
to this day.
But even admitting as correct all the cunningly devised arguments with which these histories are filled- admitting that nations are governed by some undefined force called an idea- history's essential question still remains unanswered
, and to the former power of monarchs and to the influence of advisers and other people introduced by the universal historians, another, newer force- the idea- is added, the connection of which with the masses needs explanation.
Long did it proceed unanswered
, till the knolling of a bell stole in among the intervals of her words, like a clang that had travelled far over valley and rising ground, and was just ready to die in the air.
There is, however, I said, a previous question which remains unanswered
And leaving unanswered
the question how she was going to live without him, she fell to reading the signs on the shops.
He had left Miss Garth's question on that point unanswered
My little suggestion," Thomson reminded her, "remains unanswered
he questioned, enthralled after the manner of all lovers in the everlasting query that for ever has remained unanswered
At all events--the letter, though unanswered
, was not torn up.
Such a conclusion could not pass unanswered
My question remained so long unanswered
, that I thought the old man had grown deaf, and repeated it louder.
Archer rose to go, and as his hand met Madame Olenska's he felt that she was waiting for him to make some allusion to her unanswered