He looked at the reprobate's face for some moments and said nothing.
The reprobate made no answer to this; but he turned his face away and sighed.
There was an awful cause for that sudden start, that look of horror in the reprobate's face.
This man was a reprobate; but he had begun life as a gentleman.
A reprobate may be sorry for his sins, he may repent and lead a good life.