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the little lamp, nor hear the intonation of his voice. You cannot
know how his expression followed the turns of history! Most of us
hearers were in shadow, for the candles in the smoking-room had
not been lighted, and only the face of the Journalist and the legs of
the Silent Man from the knees downward were illuminated. At
first we glanced now and again at each other. After a time we
ceased to do that, and looked only at the Time Travellerís face.