It was cocktail time when they returned; conversationally, it was a continuation from lunch.
"She has lost her father lately, poor thing," said Margaret, conversationally.
First Soldier (conversationally): He cometh hither for sacrifice, they say.
"I do not entirely understand this, David," the general said conversationally.
"Oh yes," said Miriam conversationally, with trembling breath.
“Guess you were making for the Pass,” he said conversationally.
"I was a spy once—with Buffalo Bill," said Lightnin', conversationally.
"Maybe we're on Mars," said Watkins conversationally, but no one responded.
The other did not answer, but his silence seemed somehow solid as assent; and MacIan went on conversationally.
“I must tell you about my father,” she said conversationally.