For in them he could see no expression, no feeling, but only abysmal cruelty.
It seemed the top of earthly fortune to be free, and abysmal misery to have missed it.
There is no class of liar so abysmal as the East-end criminal Jew.
What strange, abysmal vitality informs them is beyond all speculation.
But then it might all be real instead, and that was abysmal horror.