The detective seemed unconvinced until I told him John Luke Grasso wanted something from my friend and he might have contacted him.
He had already, in 1859, as the result of a visit to Budapest, made certain modifications in the Bach system by way of concession to Magyar sentiment, and in 1861 he had had an interview with Dek, during which, though unconvinced by that statesmans arguments, he had at least assured himself of his loyalty.
He rose, angry and unconvinced she wouldn't bring whatever danger followed him to his backyard.
Nevertheless, despite Bonaparte's marvellous skill in rallying moderate men of all parties to his side, there remained an unconvinced and desperate minority, whose clumsy procedure enabled the great engineer to hoist them with their own petard and to raise himself to the imperial dignity.
Cynthia still looked unconvinced at the sanity of endeavor but agreed to be a spectator.