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I would like to ask somebody to help me with the bold text.
Down corridors that vanished either way in darkness and length of perspective remoteness we linked ourselves in perambulations of purposeless urgency. Once he wrote that my step was excruciatingly deliberate. I replied that it was just such a step as fitted my then mood.
Am I to understand that they were roaming the building with unnecessary haste?
M.P.Shiel, Vaila, 1896
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(BrE first language speaker.)