Upon all this the Grandmother gazed with open-eyed curiosity; and, on some thieves happening to be turned out of the place, she was delighted.
What a fool the fellow is!" and the old lady turned sharply away.
The Sagoth nearest the cave bear, finding his escape blocked, turned
and leaped deliberately to an awful death upon the jagged rocks three hundred feet below.
Presently I mustered the courage to return to the window, for even though she spurned me I loved her, and could not keep my eyes from feasting upon her divine face and figure, but when she saw me looking she again turned away.
I was at my wit's end to account for her strange actions, and that Thuvia, too, had turned against her father seemed incredible.
slowly round and looked at him in cold surprise.
The others gathered about, craning their necks over the shoulders of those before them, but as few of them could read at all, and then only after the most laborious fashion, one finally turned
to the little old man of the top hat and frock coat.
I think Montgomery might have left him then, seeing the brute was drunk; but he only turned
a shade paler, and followed the captain to the bulwarks.
Throwing the book aside, she turned
desperately to the one resource that was left, to her luggage--resolved to fatigue herself without mercy, until she was weary enough and sleepy enough to find a safe refuge in bed.
Then she turned
her wide eyes to the bare wall, the bare floor, the bare windows.
Then he turned
and looked behind him--looked all round his dwelling, seeming to strain his brown eyes after some possible appearance of the bags where he had already sought them in vain.
"Frank!" repeated Norah, advancing on her sister and turning pale as suddenly as she had turned