Between 1 May, when she stepped off the train, and 16 May, when she received Eddy
Moore's letter containing the information that he had found her a post as stenographer in the office of Joe Rendal, it had changed Mary Hill quite remarkably.
At my right was a great, slow-moving eddy
that circled far beneath the cliff's overhanging side, and to rest my tired muscles before turning back I let my boat drift into its embrace.
As he sank down among them the clouds ceased to seem the snowclad mountain-slopes they had resembled heretofore, became unsubstantial, confessed an immense silent drift and eddy
in their substance.
As midday drew on, and the sun beat straight upon the roof, an eddy
of great flies droned in a circle; iced drinks were served under the palms; the long blinds were pulled down with a shriek, turning all the light yellow.
There was a short struggle at the surface, and then a swirl of waters, a little eddy
, and a burst of bubbles soon smoothed out by the flowing current marked for the instant the spot where Tarzan of the Apes, Lord of the Jungle, disappeared from the sight of men beneath the gloomy waters of the dark and forbidding Ugambi.
Joan cried in a low voice, pointing across the narrow stream to a slack eddy
where a huge crocodile drifted like a log awash.
One morning we discovered ice on the surface of the quiet water in the eddy
where was the drinking-place, and there was a great How-do-you-do about it.
And at no time, striking another chord of his nature, could he take the joy in a million-dollar Eldorado dump that was at all equivalent to the joy he took in watching his two sawmills working and the big down river log-rafts swinging into the bank in the big eddy
just above Moosehide Mountain.
Across an eddy
just outside the entrance, and in and through and over a boiling tide-rip, the boat fought its way to the mirrored calm of the lagoon.
Below the rapid was a second pool, and here, captured by the eddy
, he was gently borne to the bank, and as gently deposited on a bed of gravel.
And, papa dear, Eddy
says mayn't he have the little jug when it is empty?
There it fell with mighty splash, one jagged end peaking out above the surface, while the waters bubbled and foamed with far-circling eddy