Almost immediately there was a crashing of the underbrush close at hand, and the long, lithe
body of his strange companion broke into view.
She had been listening attentively to Meriem for an hour, propped against the bole of a tree while her lithe
, young mistress stretched catlike and luxurious along a swaying branch before her.
In the ever-changing figures of the dance the man found himself now with the girl's hand in his and again with an arm about the lithe
body that the jeweled harness but inadequately covered, and the girl, though she had danced a thousand dances in the past, realized for the first time the personal contact of a man's arm against her naked flesh.
There were fifty sleek, black warriors, and in their midst, lithe
and active as a young forest god, strode Tarzan of the Apes, his brown skin contrasting oddly with the ebony of his companions.
He saw a lithe
, boyish figure swinging high above the ground at the end of a rope.
He became quicker of movement than the other dogs, swifter of foot, craftier, deadlier, more lithe
, more lean with ironlike muscle and sinew, more enduring, more cruel, more ferocious, and more intelligent.
She was as slim and lithe
as a young, white-stemmed birch tree.
He was cat-footed, and lithe
, and strong, always strong.
But his swarthy complexion, his long lithe
figure, and his grave and graceful politeness of manner were enough to betray his Oriental origin to any intelligent eyes that looked at him.
So with every lithe
action of the girl, with every turn of her wrist, perhaps most of all with her look of dread or horror; they were things of usage.
By his side walked a woman, tall and slight and dark, with lithe
, graceful figure and clear-cut, composed features.
Entering the priest's study, Norman of Torn removed his armor and lay back moodily upon a bench with his back against a wall and his strong, lithe
legs stretched out before him.