I must say, with all her faults, I never found her disobedient or untrustworthy
before and I'm real sorry to find her so now.
On the basis of these necessarily untrustworthy
reports Napoleon gave his orders, which had either been executed before he gave them or could not be and were not executed.
He had wished to know, finally, in the name of his mother, if Tess could really come to manage the old lady's fowl-farm or not; the lad who had hitherto superintended the birds having proved untrustworthy
She had thought him shifty, cruel, and untrustworthy
, yet in so far as she had reason to believe he had proved himself in every way the contrary since the day before.
He thought he had the demonstration of facts observed through years by his own eyes, which gave no warning of their imperfection, that Maggie's nature was utterly untrustworthy
, and too strongly marked with evil tendencies to be safely treated with leniency.
And I once poisoned nearly a hundred at one banquet; an untrustworthy
tribe; but the hanging was the worse sight and the worse death.
I mean to say that objects of sense are of two kinds; some of them do not invite thought because the sense is an adequate judge of them; while in the case of other objects sense is so untrustworthy
that further enquiry is imperatively demanded.
He met with more adventures than can be told, and narrowly escaped being caught by the Basking Shark, and the Spotted Shark, and the Hammerhead, and he met all the untrustworthy
ruffians that loaf up and down the seas, and the heavy polite fish, and the scarlet spotted scallops that are moored in one place for hundreds of years, and grow very proud of it; but he never met Sea Cow, and he never found an island that he could fancy.
He struck me as altogether untrustworthy
and perhaps not quite sane.
At the time, however, I did not know what an untrustworthy
humbug Schomberg was.
The ever-ready suspicion of evil, the gnawing suspicion that lurks in our hearts, flowed out into the stillness round him--into the stillness profound and dumb, and made it appear untrustworthy
and infamous, like the placid and impenetrable mask of an unjustifiable violence.
It might have been the Ten-legged White Spirit-Bear himself, or it might have been anything, for Kotuko and the girl were so starved that their eyes were untrustworthy