He was in a place, emotionally, that was totally foreign, and he couldn't begin to predict how this night would unfold.
But it was not this night in particular that, in the solitude of his cabin, Ahab thus pondered over his charts.
He suspected the Council members knew more and that this night of relative peace was the last he would know for a very long time.
You cannot begin to imagine how long I've waited for this night and what I've done to make sure it happens as it must.
Wellesley meant to turn the defile of Torres Vedras by Mafra at once if possible; but on this night Sir Harry Burrard, his senior, arrived off Vimiera, and though he did not land, gave instructions to wait for Sir John Moore.
She hadn't planned on jumping off her building, but the events of this night made the idea more appealing than having her head severed from her body or ending up a pile of bones in a bathtub.