When they came to the great lake they rowed across, and when they reached the three sharp
swords they sat on the plough-wheel, and on the glassy mountain they stuck the three needles in.
Happily, with the Captain's and Conseil's sharp
friction, I saw consciousness return by degrees.
They had just started to cross this queer bridge when a sharp
growl made them all look up, and to their horror they saw running toward them two great beasts with bodies like bears and heads like tigers.
More and more weakly the torn and bleeding arm struck home with the long sharp
blade, then the little figure stiffened with a spasmodic jerk, and Tarzan, the young Lord Greystoke, rolled unconscious upon the dead and decaying vegetation which carpeted his jungle home.
Just then, as he rounded a sharp
turn, the Straw man stopped so suddenly that all the others bumped against him.
Every little while she emitted a low growl, and at times, when it seemed to her he approached too near, the growl shot up in her throat to a sharp
But the poor doctor did look troubled, and had cause to do so, for just then Rose tried to laugh at Dolly charging into the room with a warming-pan, but could not, for the sharp
pain took her breath away and made her cry out.
So ran the muttered chorus, while high above it rose the sharp
twanging of the strings, the hiss of the shafts, and the short "Draw your arrow
The yellow hen, stepping high and with an air of vast importance, walked slowly over the rich velvet carpets of the splendid palace, examining everything she met with her sharp
But Athena sprang quickly from the immortal head and stood before Zeus who holds the aegis, shaking a sharp
spear: great Olympus began to reel horribly at the might of the bright-eyed goddess, and earth round about cried fearfully, and the sea was moved and tossed with dark waves, while foam burst forth suddenly: the bright Son of Hyperion stopped his swift-footed horses a long while, until the maiden Pallas Athene had stripped the heavenly armour from her immortal shoulders.
The sky was sharp
and blue; the snow diamonds sparkled insistently; the stark trees were bare and shameless, with a kind of brazen beauty; the hills shot assaulting lances of crystal.
For Becky Sharp
," answered Jemima, trembling very much, and blushing over her withered face and neck, as she turned her back on her sister.