I couldn’t altogether make out why, myself, as we were not stationary here, being but comers and goers anywhere.
Young Thomas and Sissy being both at such a stage of their working up, these changes were effected in a year or two; while Mr. Gradgrind himself seemed stationary in his course, and underwent no alteration.
Mr. Bounderby had taken possession of a house and grounds, about fifteen miles from the town, and accessible within a mile or two, by a railway striding on many arches over a wild country, undermined by deserted coal-shafts, and spotted at night by fires and black shapes of stationary engines at pits’ mouths.
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the car remained stationary with the engine running
They stood raggedly, and the soldiers herded them toward the two stationary boxcars.