It lies upon the Present like a giant's dead
body In fact, the case is just as if a young giant were compelled to waste all his strength in carrying about the corpse of the old giant, his grandfather, who died a long while ago, and only needs to be decently buried.
But if a man was dead
sober, I reckon maybe that whack might fetch him; I dono.
, I think--dead
in the snow at the Stone-pits--not far from my door.
Perhaps it were well if he had been so slain, Baleka," said Unandi; "then had many another man lived to look upon the sun who is now dead
His eyes never met mine; they kept wandering to and fro, up and down, now with a look to the sky, now with a flitting glance upon the dead
As to her being dead
, I don't think so; but it has nothing to do with me.
Like the jed who had brought me, he was frightfully scarred, and also decorated with the breastplate of human skulls and dried dead
hands which seemed to mark all the greater warriors among the Warhoons, as well as to indicate their awful ferocity, which greatly transcends even that of the Tharks.
The Thing that bled, and ran screaming and sobbing,--that is dead
too," said the grey Thing, still regarding me.
The idea of suicide, which his friend had driven away and kept away by his cheerful presence, now hovered like a phantom over the abbe's dead
Circe, that great and cunning goddess, sent us a fair wind that blew dead
aft and staid steadily with us keeping our sails all the time well filled; so we did whatever wanted doing to the ship's gear and let her go as the wind and helmsman headed her.
And I rest so composedly, Now, in my bed, That any beholder Might fancy me dead
-- Might start at beholding me, Thinking me dead
The brave men, living and dead
, who struggled here have consecrated it, far above our poor power to add or detract.