Michael, thee tie thy horse to the wagon, and drive ahead
to Amariah's and get him and his boys to come back and talk to these fellows.
On and on I swam, my heart growing lighter at every stroke, for I knew that I was approaching closer and closer to the point where there would be no chance that the waters ahead
could be deeper than they were about me.
The five paddlers sent the larger boat ahead
at a speed that taxed my energies to equal.
Toto was well acquainted with the residence of the Tin Woodman and, being assured a joyful welcome, he ran ahead
and barked so loudly at the front door that the Tin Woodman heard him and came out in person to see if it were really his old friend Toto.
He tried to get one of the Sagoths to move the girl up ahead
of him in the slave gang, but the fellow only poked him with his spear and told him that he had selected the girl for his own property--that he would buy her from the Mahars as soon as they reached Phutra.
Our boat was so much smaller and lighter than any of Hooja's that the three of us forced it ahead
almost as rapidly as his larger craft could go under their twenty paddles.
The ape-man, far ahead
of him, groped his way along the rocky passage, until he came to the ancient wooden door.
he scanned the rough landscape for sign of another canyon which he knew would spell inevitable doom.
Tarzan explained to the chief that his people would follow him in a canoe, probably the next day, and that though he might go on ahead
of them the chief was to receive them kindly and have no fear of them, for Mugambi would see that they did not harm the chief's people, if they were accorded a friendly reception.
Scarce had he passed a certain one of these rigid guardsmen before the fellow awoke to sudden life, bounded across the avenue, entered a narrow opening in the outer wall where he swiftly followed a corridor built within the wall itself until presently he emerged a little distance ahead
of Turan, where he assumed the stiff and silent attitude of a soldier upon guard.
It proved itself such that morning, for I had scarce gotten into my dry clothes and taken the girl's apparel to the captain's cabin when an order was shouted down into the engine-room for full speed ahead
, and an instant later I heard the dull boom of a gun.
Bulan lifted Virginia in his arms and dashed on ahead
of Number Twelve and Number Three.
For a few minutes, the sharp cracking of guns ahead
warned them to haste, but finally the reports dwindled to an occasional shot, presently ceasing altogether.
Mukhorty, who had been neighing for some time past, now scenting a mare ahead
of him started after her, and they drove out into the street.
Fearing that a telephone message to arrest them had been flashed ahead
, they had turned into the back-road through the hills, and now, rushing in upon Oakland by a new route, were boisterously discussing what disposition they should make of the constable.