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I think nothing,' said Kim, 'but that I am grieved to go, for I am very weary; and that we need food.
The sight of food aroused again a consciousness of her own gnawing hunger and the thirst that parched her throat.
It was the call of the stomach--the most compelling and insistent call which the jungle knows--that took Tarzan finally back to the trees and off in search of food, while Tantor continued his interrupted journey in the opposite direction.
Why, this is only August; and with your light work and good food he ought not to go down like this, even if it was autumn.
Potato flour is the waste of potato after the starch and alcohol have been extracted; it has no more food value than so much wood, and as its use as a food adulterant is a penal offense in Europe, thousands of tons of it are shipped to America every year.
Then they could take off th' edge o' their hunger while they were in their garden an' th, fine food they get indoors 'ud polish off th' corners.
Now as soon as the little boy had eaten all the food which his sister had left him, he went out into the woods, and gathered berries and dug up roots, and while the sun shone he was contented and had his fill.
said the cook, who loved good fare as well as a good fight; and they both laid by their swords and fell to the food with hearty will.
He would neither desist from his attacks on the food nor from his noisy babbling to himself.
The next day at noon, the old woman came to him again with food and drink which he at first refused.
With an exclamation of delight I sprang forward to partake of some of the welcome food, but ere ever I reached it the light was extinguished, and, though I groped my way about the chamber, my hands came in contact with nothing beside the smooth, hard wall that I had felt on my first examination of my prison.
This provision then nature herself seems to have furnished all animals with, as well immediately upon their first origin as also when they are arrived at a state of maturity; for at the first of these periods some of them are provided in the womb with proper nourishment, which continues till that which is born can get food for itself, as is the case with worms and birds; and as to those which bring forth their young alive, they have the means for their subsistence for a certain time within themselves, namely milk.
It is food and water, Macumazahn," and again he waved the green thing.
Wherever there were great populations, great masses of people found themselves without work, without money, and unable to get food.
In the hospitals, death was so certain that soldiers suffering from fever, or the swelling that came from bad food, preferred to remain on duty, and hardly able to drag their legs went to the front rather than to the hospitals.