With an occasional regal glance to right or left he moved along a narrow game trail until at a turn he came to a sudden stop at what lay revealed before him--Sheeta, the panther, creeping stealthily upon the almost naked
body of a Tarmangani lying face down in the deep dust of the pathway.
Of course they did not understand a word that he addressed to them, and their answer was what any naked
creature who had run suddenly out of the jungle upon their women and children might have expected--a shower of spears.
God be with your worships, and tell my lord the duke that 'naked
I was born, naked
I find myself, I neither lose nor gain;' I mean that without a farthing I came into this government, and without a farthing I go out of it, very different from the way governors commonly leave other islands.
The small, muddy, green pond had risen visibly more than a foot, flooding the dam, because it was full of the naked
white bodies of soldiers with brick-red hands, necks, and faces, who were splashing about in it.
Presently there was a distant blare of military music; it came nearer, still nearer, and soon a noble cavalcade wound into view, glorious with plumed helmets and flashing mail and flaunting banners and rich doublets and horse-cloths and gilded spear- heads; and through the muck and swine, and naked
brats, and joyous dogs, and shabby huts, it took its gallant way, and in its wake we followed.
And there is a race there that plays it grimly with men and naked
One thing must not be omitted, that, in their censures on this occasion, none ever mentioned the sum contained in the paper which Allworthy gave Jones, which was no less than five hundred pounds; but all agreed that he was sent away penniless, and some said naked
, from the house of his inhuman father.
have I seen both of them, the greatest man and the smallest man:--
Tario's long suggestions had at last prevailed, and Kar Komak had become a reality in the world of men; but my harness and my weapons had faded away with my fellows, leaving me naked
and unarmed in a hostile country far from Lothar."
We were well clothed, and though sitting close to the fire were far from too warm; yet these naked
savages, though further off, were observed, to our great surprise, to be streaming with perspiration at undergoing such a roasting.
Since the Great Spirit made me a man, I have lived in the wilderness, or on these naked
plains, without lodge or family.
Directly in front of him, holding on by a low branch, stood a naked
brown baby who could just walk--as soft and as dimpled a little atom as ever came to a wolf's cave at night.