The non-arrival of reinforcements is much the easiest way of accounting for a foiled combination.
Melanie was neither surprised nor disappointed at the non-arrival of her cousins.
She had begun to be impatient at his non-arrival; "Will he not come again?"
We have been in great distress, really in distress, at the non-arrival of the Caledonia.
He had not known of our non-arrival till late in the evening, and, but for his confidence in Giles, would have set off even then.
He was somewhat at a loss to account for their non-arrival on Sunday.
The Indians became desponding at the non-arrival of the supply, and would neither go to hunt nor fish.
It was the non-arrival of a party of passengers which occasioned the delay.
The non-arrival of an answer to his message had a cumulative effect upon the Squire's temper during the morning.
There was some disappointment at his non-arrival, yet a general feeling of relief.