But you would never see any of the dirt
," she argued with more than her usual courage, "and if I wouldn't mind the ashes I don't see why you should.
In the dirt
floor near the wall were two or three holes resembling the mouths of burrows--doubtless the habitat of the giant Martian rat.
shrieked the cannibals from the trees, appalled at so awful a desecration, as they saw their chief tumbled into the tub and the sacred dirt
rubbed and soused from his body.
Nope, but I got a hunch," was the retort, "and I tell you-all it's cheaper than dirt
to ride her at the rate of three plugs for three claims.
They had dined together in San Francisco, and were at the Ferry Building, returning to Oakland, when the whim came to him to show Martin the "real dirt
When it comes to a knowledge of the law, of how best to evade the law or make new law for the benefit of thieving corporations, I am down in the dirt
at your feet.
Coolly she had squatted on her hams, spat on his arm, and with her finger-tips scrubbed away the dirt
of days and nights of muck and jungle that sullied the pristine whiteness of his skin.
It was of small dimensions, with a peaked cottage roof, and not much else to be seen, the dirt
being raised five feet all around as if it were a compost heap.
This was a tumble from his horse; by which, however, he received no other injury than what the dirt
conferred on his cloaths.
Where the sidehill touched the water he dug up a shovelful of dirt
and put it into the gold-pan.
There ain't no dirt
here--and there's mighty little else.
He smelt the awful odor, saw the dirt
, disorder, and miserable condition, and heard the groans, and felt that nothing could be done to help.