But how will you bear an absentminded man who, if he happens to see you, will kill you?
How did absentminded beggar's concluding testimonial conclude?
This too he seemed to give profound yet (if such a thing may be) absentminded attention.
He gave her an absentminded squeezing of the hand nearest him by way of answer without lifting his eyes from his book.
Should have remembered to bring a flashlight, but he was old and absentminded, and there was no one to remind him.
The young man recovered himself from his absentminded stare in the direction Grace had taken, with a frank laugh.
It was with an absentminded nod that he acquiesced in the man's announcement that he might arrange about the boat for him.
He was, therefore, absentminded, to a degree that made no end of gossip.