His ardor eventually cools, especially since I ignore his passionate glances and pedal blithely on my way.
The men smoke, Peter’s eyes close from the strain of listening, Mama is dressed in her long, dark negligee, Mrs. van D. is trembling because of the planes, which take no notice of the speech but fly blithely on toward Essen, Father is slurping his tea, and Margot and I are united in a sisterly way by the sleeping Mouschi, who has taken possession of both our knees.
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She spoke with blithe ignorance of the true situation.