Rows of brown backs paused for a moment and then leapt with a motion as if they were springing over waves out of sight
Below lay Numa beneath the shade of the lone tree and at the ape-man's call he staggered slowly to his feet, yet weak as he was, he still growled savagely, even essaying a roar at the sight
of his enemy.
Presently a strange sight
burst upon his astonished vision.
During my youthful days discontent never visited my mind, and if I was ever overcome by ennui, the sight
of what is beautiful in nature or the study of what is excellent and sublime in the productions of man could always interest my heart and communicate elasticity to my spirits.
Then she caught sight
of the river, bending like a silver bow at the foot of Bellissime.
The foremost man seemed much troubled at the sight
, and asked what he could do.
He looked up, startled and frightened at the sight
of a stranger in such a place, and to soothe his fears, I at once spoke: "Be not alarmed, sir, whoever you may be.
Marian felt her cheeks glow with pride, at sight
of the half-hidden looks of admiration sent forth by the other ladies-in-waiting.
The meanest mathematician in Spaceland will readily believe me when I assert that the problems of life, which present themselves to the well-educated -- when they are themselves in motion, rotating, advancing or retreating, and at the same time attempting to discriminate by the sense of sight
between a number of Polygons of high rank moving in different directions, as for example in a ball-room or conversazione -- must be of a nature to task the angularity of the most intellectual, and amply justify the rich endowments of the Learned Professors of Geometry, both Static and Kinetic, in the illustrious University of Wentbridge, where the Science and Art of Sight
Recognition are regularly taught to large classes of the ELITE of the States.
As Sola and I entered the plaza a sight
met my eyes which filled my whole being with a great surge of mingled hope, fear, exultation, and depression, and yet most dominant was a subtle sense of relief and happiness; for just as we neared the throng of Martians I caught a glimpse of the prisoner from the battle craft who was being roughly dragged into a nearby building by a couple of green Martian females.
Then he would enjoy their consternation at sight
of a naked white boy trapped in the war togs of a black warrior and roaming the jungle with only a great ape as his companion.
In another second it had lifted a bar of white aluminium into sight
, untarnished as yet, and shining dazzlingly, and deposited it in a growing stack of bars that stood at the side of the pit.