The room echoed with the thuds in quick succession, and the stamping and kicking
of the steers.
Look here; to gain some real affection from you, or Miss Temple, or any other whom I truly love, I would willingly submit to have the bone of my arm broken, or to let a bull toss me, or to stand behind a kicking
horse, and let it dash its hoof at my chest--"
I imagined, for a moment, that this piece of eloquence was addressed to me; and, sufficiently enraged, stepped towards the aged rascal with an intention of kicking
him out of the door.
Instead of running into the house as before, she sauntered carelessly by her companion's side, humming little snatches of song, and kicking
the loose pebbles right and left on the garden-walk.
The altercation was conducted in a low tone of voice, and terminated in the honest tradesman's kicking
off his clay-soiled boots, and lying down at his length on the floor.
Micawber's discovering that Master Micawber was sitting on his boots, or holding his head on with both arms as if he felt it loose, or accidentally kicking
Traddles under the table, or shuffling his feet over one another, or producing them at distances from himself apparently outrageous to nature, or lying sideways with his hair among the wine-glasses, or developing his restlessness of limb in some other form incompatible with the general interests of society; and by Master Micawber's receiving those discoveries in a resentful spirit.
I got rid of my injured feelings for the time, by kicking
them into the brewery wall, and twisting them out of my hair, and then I smoothed my face with my sleeve, and came from behind the gate.
answered a robuster voice in my soul, kicking
the feeble creature clean out of my head on the instant.
As he spoke he came in among them for shelter, and propped his spade against the wall of the chalet, kicking
the soil from his hobnailed blucher boots, which were new.
So far so good, but it next occurred to my recollection that a taut hawser, suddenly cut, is a thing as dangerous as a kicking
He had sat down on the stern of his boat and was kicking
his heels against the planks, waiting to hear what I had to answer.
Mowgli had been trying to make himself heard by pulling at Bagheera's shoulder fur and kicking