He remained silent and lay
like that for a long time.
With her bare feet she touched a sleeping man, stepped over him, and opened the door into the part of the hut where Prince Andrew lay
. It was dark in there.
Now it was little Manu, the monkey, who chattered and scolded at the mighty Tarmangani and in the next breath warned him that Histah, the snake, lay
coiled in the long grass just ahead.
As Adam lay
a-dreaming beneath the Apple Tree, The Angel of the Air he offered all the Air in fee.
The rope hung down from the cliff, and the clew and belt lay
But when I came to the ship my difficulty was still greater to know how to get on board; for, as she lay
aground, and high out of the water, there was nothing within my reach to lay
round in so great a number, that to look for men among them was like looking for a needle in a bottle of hay; and being so hopeless a task, it was gone about with the less care.
The gale that was blowing was, he believed, the cause of the delay in getting the Kincaid under way, and if it continued to blow until night then the chances were all in his favour, for he knew that there was little likelihood of the ape-man attempting to navigate the tortuous channel of the Ugambi while darkness lay
upon the surface of the water, hiding the many bars and the numerous small islands which are scattered over the expanse of the river's mouth.
He rose and moved cautiously toward the opposite end of the table where lay
the coveted key.
No larger than a large pigeon, it lays
an egg the size of a domestic duck's.
When her sister had withdrawn, she turned her head back again, and lay
with her face towards the door, until it opened and her father entered.
I sat up with him so much and so often, that at last, indeed, he would not let me sit up any longer, and then I got a pallet-bed into his room, and lay
in it just at his bed's feet.