In that one moment when he had looked into her eyes he had felt that she was guiltless.
He is guiltless in the eye of the world, and that at least should plead for him.
His dark-blue eyes, guiltless of amorous droop, wide and bright, had in them a strained intensity of regard that was painful.
It was only the old, old situation: the guiltless one must suffer for the guilty.
guiltless in regard to one who is no more; accountable to oneself and one's fellow beings.
He says, "If ye had known what this meaneth, I will have mercy and not sacrifice, ye would not have condemned the guiltless."
On their way to the gallows they still declared that they were guiltless, after the manner of all men to be hanged.
Now his portion is bitter and guiltless death, or I wander idly from the truth.
Betty was not guiltless of sitting on the stairs and crying at odd moments.
Of his promotion he knows nothing; of prizes he is guiltless.