It was a spot safe from eaves-droppers, though, of course, exposed to view.
The night was fine and clear, and we were not likely to have eaves-droppers.
The two eaves-droppers glanced at each other 271 in consternation.
It must be in private though, for it will not do to have eaves-droppers, and we know not who standing round might hear us.
I think we would be more secure ...