It moves with the inevitability
of fate, with the pride of royalty, with the ease of the best made- to- order boots.
And the fact that a third postcard from Helen expressed even further vagueness as to the chance of Gerald's being able to be with them that autumn at Merriston, added to the sense of inevitability.
Wars grow in size, in death and destruction, and in the inevitability
of engulfing all Nations, in inverse ratio to the shrinking size of the world as a result of the conquest of the air.