But at that instant the Saw-Horse stopped himself, having concluded it was impossible to see
his own body.
I saw the snake-charmer, and no more of the circus did I see
At last in every woman's face I thought I could see
The greatest inconvenience the hunters caused me was the delay, for they have a nasty habit of keeping one treed for an hour or more if balked in their designs; but at last we came in sight of a line of cliffs running east and west across our path as far as the eye could see
in either direction, and I knew that we reached the natural boundary which marks the line between the Kro-lu and Galu countries.
It is a hard thing for the living to see
these places, for between us and them there are great and terrible waters, and there is Oceanus, which no man can cross on foot, but he must have a good ship to take him.
Then he saw a Giant approaching, dragging a sledge loaded with wood, and making straight for him, so that he could see
nothing for it but to lie down just where he was.
In the meantime, let us say no more on the subject till we see
I could see
the many palps of its complicated mouth flickering and feeling as it moved.
I strained my sight upon the sparks that fell among the tinder, and upon which he breathed and breathed, match in hand, but I could only see
his lips, and the blue point of the match; even those, but fitfully.
By eight o'clock a number of boys and unemployed men had already started for the common to see
the "dead men from Mars." That was the form the story took.
Who can paint the mortal agony with which his soul followed, like a vigilant eye, these effigies of clay-cold soldiers, and examined them, one after the other, to see
if Raoul slept among them?
It seemed incredible that two human beings should have come so close to them without having been detected by some of the marvellously keen and alert beasts; but Tarzan pointed out the spoor of the two he trailed, and at certain points the black could see
that the man and the woman must have been in hiding as the pack passed them, watching every move of the ferocious creatures.