He was like one of those unreasoning
but still highly useful, multum in parvo, Sheffield contrivances, assuming the exterior -- though a little swelled --of a common pocket knife; but containing, not only blades of various sizes, but also screw-drivers, cork-screws, tweezers, awls, pens, rulers, nail-filers, counter-sinkers.
As usual, the fickle, unreasoning
world took Muff Potter to its bosom and fondled him as lavishly as it had abused him before.
Two incidents united to intensify the old unreasoning
abhorrence-- granted in a previous place to be unreasoning
, because the people always are unreasoning
, and invaRiahly make a point of producing all their smoke without fire.
With the usual hastiness and unreasoning
jealousy of her Sex, she flew at once to the conclusion that a Woman had entered the house through some small aperture.
But once more it was the same boundary line overgrown with wormwood, once more the same wormwood desperately tossed by the wind and carrying unreasoning
terror to his heart.
"Well, because it is so powerful, and reliable, and unreasoning
. Well, I didn't mean that last, you know, but--but--you know what I mean.
My hair was bristling, and I was convulsed with a fierce, unreasoning
Her eyes were darting flames of unreasoning
rage and her frame trembled with eagerness for a fight.
I could take a human life, if necessary, with far less compunction than that of a poor, unreasoning
, irresponsible brute.
I could see that the whole thing was a vain and unreasoning
pursuit; and what, at the first glance, seemed to me the ugliest feature in this mob of roulette players was their respect for their occupation--the seriousness, and even the humility, with which they stood around the gaming tables.
"However, if you command it, Your Majesty," said Kutuzov, lifting his head and again assuming his former tone of a dull, unreasoning
, but submissive general.
Now I never gave my coming interview with the Major a thought; I felt an unreasoning
confidence in myself, and a blind faith in him .