Of course, it did look suspicious, and if she had come across Lori and Alex doing the same thing...
Vinnie Baratto, the con, recognized that your husband was missing and got it into his head Jeff might have come across the money.
He had read widely and deeply, and in his own writings we come across many expressions familiar to us in earlier systems. Yet his philosophy is no eclecticism.
In other places also the style is sometimes lively and impressive; though it is rarely indeed that we come across such strains of touching simplicity as in the middle of xciii.
Once more we come across a mysterious limitation of His powers: " He could not do there any miracle," save the cure of a few sick folk; and He marvelled because of their want of faith.