He moved down the stream a few steps and took a second panful of dirt.
Not satisfied with this, he panned three times again, taking his shovels of dirt within a foot of one another.
It was now but an hour later than the time fixed on for the beginning of their walk; and, in spite of what she had heard of the prodigious accumulation of dirt
in the course of that hour, she could not from her own observation help thinking that they might have gone with very little inconvenience.
It is true that labor has from the beginning of history been in the dirt
. And it is equally true that so long as you and yours and those that come after you have power, that labor shall remain in the dirt
We went forward and examined the place and saw the long tracks which her feet had made in the dirt
when they darted over the verge.
They had dined together in San Francisco, and were at the Ferry Building, returning to Oakland, when the whim came to him to show Martin the "real dirt
." He turned and fled across the water-front, a meagre shadow in a flapping overcoat, with Martin straining to keep up with him.
Why, it was almost a duty in a dairy barn to have such a floor and really she, herself, could manage almost as well with the dirt
Why do you take up a handful of dirt
? Better paint your house your own complexion; let it turn pale or blush for you.
Dat truck dah is TRASH; en trash is what people is dat puts dirt
on de head er dey fren's en makes 'em ashamed."
His clothes were coated with dirt
, one of his hosen had slipped halfway down from his knee, the sleeve of his jerkin was split, and his face was streaked with sweat and dirt
The youth leaned his breast against the brown dirt
and peered over at the woods and up and down the line.
"Me talk," spoke up a fat and filthy savage whose hairy chest was caked with the unwashed dirt