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    upwards and sideways

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    She paused for a moment; and Miss X, glancing upwards and sideways, saw her profile as set and hard as stone.

    I understand it means that she was standing sideways to her and just looked at her rising her head?

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    Re: upwards and sideways

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    Hi

    She paused for a moment; and Miss X, glancing upwards and sideways, saw her profile as set and hard as stone.

    I understand it means that she was standing sideways to her and just looked at her rAising her head?
    The 'shes' are unclear. If Miss X was seated, the person seen would have been standing at her side. And one can glance up without raising the head, but you're probably right?

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    Re: upwards and sideways

    As far as I know they were walking next to each other.

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