I was not aware of it myself, but I felt it necessary to uphold the institutions of my county, and to evince a familiarity with them; so I shook my head, as much as to say, ’I believe you!’
He quite shook hands with me — which was a violent proceeding for him, his usual course being to slide a tepid little fish-slice, an inch or two in advance of his hip, and evince the greatest discomposure when anybody grappled with it.
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She displays little knowledge of the political realities, nor does she evince any awareness of underlying economic forces.
Heathcliff, why don’t you evince satisfaction at my pleasant news?