The intrepid aeronauts alight
before a small dark house, once the residence of Mr Sampson Brass.
And then Sir Marhaus alight
down, and bad the duke yield him or else he would slay him.
I knew nothing until I knew that we were on the floor by the great table, and that patches of tinder yet alight
were floating in the smoky air, which, a moment ago, had been her faded bridal dress.
And far away towards Knaphill I saw the flashes of trees and hedges and wooden buildings suddenly set alight
, Planchet, and inquire, for I confess that I have scarcely courage so to do.
Accordingly, leaving the bed of the stream at the very point where it thundered down, we began crawling along one of those sloping ledges until it carried us to within a few feet of another that inclined downwards at a still sharper angle, and upon which, by assisting each other we managed to alight
I wonder whether it would condescend to alight
on such a great clumsy finger as mine?
Birds would soar through it into the upper radiance, and hang on the wing sunning themselves, or alight
on the wet rails subdividing the mead, which now shone like glass rods.