It flew from the tee, straight, hard, and low, struck the ground near the green, bounded on and finally rocked to within a foot of the hole.
That it should have taken him three strokes to hole out from this promising position was unfortunate, but not fatal, for Gossett, who seemed suddenly to have fallen off his game, only reached the green in seven.
He might rise up with a rush and claw his way out of the hole to meet whatever threatened on the even footing above ground.
After a while the stranger sat down on the edge of the hole so that he could see into it, and rested the revolver on his knee.
But there was a strong smell of rats; and John Joiner spent the rest of the morning sniffing and whining, and wagging his tail, and going round and round with his head in the hole
like a gimlet.
when I see them lying on the ice, or in the well which the fisherman cuts in the ice, making a little hole
to admit the water, I am always surprised by their rare beauty, as if they were fabulous fishes, they are so foreign to the streets, even to the woods, foreign as Arabia to our Concord life.
He laid into his work like a nigger, and the way he hove acorns into that hole
for about two hours and a half was one of the most exciting and astonishing spectacles I ever struck.
A while passed, then a trembling hand thrust a little gourd of water through the hole
But soon she saw one of his ears sticking up through the hole
, for the strong pressure of the air was keeping him up so that he could not fall.
The Worm's hole
was still evident, a round fissure seemingly leading down into the very bowels of the earth.
This house was completely hidden from any chance eye that might peer down from the edge of the hole
Take them in through the hole
," I says, "when we get it done.