He left her standing there looking up at him in wonder or pity, and then turning the stairhead went on down the upper corridor.
He opened his door, crept out on to the stairhead, and listened.
But Claude was thinking more of her present peril than of this; he had moved from the stairhead.
Then as he reached the stairhead he turned and cast a glance behind him.
Which shows the use Jorian must have made of his time at the stairhead, and why Martha Pappenheim's light went out.
Then, swiftly, he moved back once more to cover the stairhead.
But Sir Randal had met her between the door and the stairhead.
The four porters have now come up and are waiting at the stairhead to be paid.
Laurence went forth onto the bright, hot corridor, and paused at the stairhead.
Marcadel's voice, urgent, insistent, summoned him to the stairhead.