He was handicapped in his flight by the weight of the girl whose legs would but scarce bear her weight, to say nothing of maintaining her in rapid flight, for the tightly
drawn bonds that had been about her ankles for so long had stopped circulation and partially paralyzed her extremities.
She knew that Luigi was there, for she clasped his icy hand tightly
, and more tightly
still, as though she strove to save herself from some precipice down which she feared to fall.
shakes her head and tightly
smiles) that boy was met by Mr.
Her plain face with its narrow lips was tight, her skin was stretched tightly
over her bones, her smile was tight, her hair was tight, her clothes were tight, and the white drill she wore had all the effect of black bombazine.
On this in water stood a bouquet of flowers tightly
packed together in a paper frill like the bone of a mutton chop, and carefully spaced round it were books in leather bindings.
Kerchak was equally frightened, so frightened, in fact, that he quite forgot to throw aside the author of that fearful noise, but bolted for the door with it tightly
clutched in one hand.
coiled spring was released, the clock began to whirr and the chimes to play.
he answered politely, and I knew his hand was groping in the darkness, so I put out mine and he held on tightly
to one finger.
He was facing the Englishman, and as his eyes took in the bound ankles and the arms drawn tightly
behind the other's back, a slow smile lighted his features.
I rescued it, but I was soaked above the knees doing it; and then I sat down in the sand and opened it, and in the long twilight read the manuscript, neatly written and tightly
folded, which was its contents.
Hardly had Nikita driven out of the yard and turned the horse's head to the house, before Vasili Andreevich emerged from the high porch in front of the house with a cigarette in his mouth and wearing a cloth-covered sheep-skin coat tightly
girdled low at his waist, and stepped onto the hard-trodden snow which squeaked under the leather soles of his felt boots, and stopped.
It was while they were climbing up with their grass and wood, that Red-Eye, followed by his wife, with the baby holding to her tightly
, made a successful flight up the cliff.