does "through a veil" mean "puzzled?"
The Senator stared at him as though through a veil, then looked at Holland, who was deftly approaching from the other side to relieve him of the gavel. "How do you know?"
May 22, 2013 8:17 AM
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Yes, it means he was looking at him in a puzzled manner, perhaps not fully comprehending the news.