He seemed as if he had got something upon his mind which was perplexing him.
Of course, he was going, but the perplexing thing was, what to do with that other ticket.
Oh, what a torturing, doubt-raising, perplexing thing this Love was!
Here is no path, I said, and the wood is dark and perplexing; still we must push on.
The latest pronouncement, however, was for the moment ...