But his incoherent talk was cut short by a very pale, wan-looking monk of medium height, wearing a monk’s cap, who overtook them.
The poor fellow went on rising gradually into a sort of incoherent, almost wild enthusiasm.
Of late, too, he looked somehow bloated and seemed more irresponsible, more uneven, had sunk into a sort of incoherence, used to begin one thing and go on with another, as though he were letting himself go altogether.
And Mitya began telling her all about it, disconnectedly, incoherently, feverishly.
Marfa, shrieking and screaming incoherently, managed to tell them the main fact, and to beg for assistance.
There was, in fact, something surprising in the illogicality and incoherence of some of his desires, accidentally betrayed and always vaguely expressed.
Father Ferapont, too, got up and crossing himself went back to his cell without looking round, still uttering exclamations which were utterly incoherent.
He did not conceal his vexation, which was almost anger, and gave vent to all his accumulated spleen, disconnectedly and incoherently, without choosing words.
"He talks very coherently," thought Ivan, "though he does mumble; what’s the derangement of his faculties that Herzenstube talked of?"
But he could not bring forward any coherent explanation of the fact.
He had encouraged him to talk to him, although he had always wondered at a certain incoherence, or rather restlessness, in his mind, and could not understand what it was that so continually and insistently worked upon the brain of "the contemplative."
Mitya had been talkative, but very absent-minded and incoherent.
He still went on talking, talking incessantly, but quite incoherently, and even articulated his words with difficulty.
During the last few days he has talked incoherently in my presence.
He hardly contested the evidence against him, and if he tried to turn a fact to his advantage, it was in an absurd and incoherent way.
And all the time he was being removed, he yelled and screamed something incoherent.
During the mass Snegiryov became somewhat calmer, though at times he had outbursts of the same unconscious and, as it were, incoherent anxiety.
It was like the talk of a drunken man, who, on his return home, begins with extraordinary heat telling his wife or one of his household how he has just been insulted, what a rascal had just insulted him, what a fine fellow he is on the other hand, and how he will pay that scoundrel out; and all that at great length, with great excitement and incoherence, with drunken tears and blows on the table.
Grigory was muttering incoherently: "He has murdered …. his father murdered….
What can men be after this?" he exclaimed incoherently, in bitter despondency, almost despair.
But it’s his doing, his doing; there’s no doubt about it, he murdered him, that’s as clear as daylight now," Mitya exclaimed more and more frantically, repeating himself incoherently, and growing more and more exasperated and excited.
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She is more coherent now than she was just after the accident an hour ago.