The gruel came and supplied a great deal to be saidmuch praise and many comments undoubting
decision of its wholesomeness for every constitution, and pretty severe Philippics upon the many houses where it was never met with tolerable;but, unfortunately, among the failures which the daughter had to instance, the most recent, and therefore most prominent, was in her own cook at South End, a young woman hired for the time, who never had been able to understand what she meant by a basin of nice smooth gruel, thin, but not too thin.
Across this brook a plank is thrown, and over this plank Adam Bede is passing with his undoubting
step, followed close by Gyp with the basket; evidently making his way to the thatched house, with a stack of timber by the side of it, about twenty yards up the opposite slope.
decision she directly began her adieus; and Edmund began at the same time to recollect that his mother had been inquiring for her, and that he had walked down to the Parsonage on purpose to bring her back.
And, to say the truth, if miracles are ever to be wrought, it will be by putting our hands to the work in precisely such a simple and undoubting
frame of mind as that in which Violet and Peony now undertook to perform one, without so much as knowing that it was a miracle.
The old gentleman's undoubting
, unquestioning simplicity has a rare freshness about it in these matter-of-fact railroading and telegraphing days.
But, unless Katharine began the subject of her own accord, he could not even hint--he must ignore the whole affair; it was the part of a gentleman to preserve a bearing that was, as far as he could make it, the bearing of an undoubting