They rested awhile, and finding berries ate them, then walked again.
So he left her and climbed the hill, and on its side he found many berries and a root that is good for food, and filled himself with them.
It moved slowly, but it enlightened my path, and I again went out in search of berries.
When night came again I found, with pleasure, that the fire gave light as well as heat and that the discovery of this element was useful to me in my food, for I found some of the offals that the travellers had left had been roasted, and tasted much more savoury than the berries I gathered from the trees.
She remarked she was without them from the cutting frost; but the Reindeer dared not stand still; on he ran till he came to the great bush with the red berries
, and there he set Gerda down, kissed her mouth, while large bright tears flowed from the animal's eyes, and then back he went as fast as possible.
The muskeg berries did not allay this gnawing, while they made his tongue and the roof of his mouth sore with their irritating bite.
It was composed of stringy filaments saturated with water, like the berries, and devoid of nourishment.
He felt his way through the wet snow to the watery muskeg berries, and went by feel as he pulled up the rush-grass by the roots.
He was compelled to pause for frequent rests, when he attacked the muskeg berries and rush-grass patches.
It was because it refused to die that he still ate muskeg berries and minnows, drank his hot water, and kept a wary eye on the sick wolf.
One day he was returning from the head of the valley, where he had gone with ewe's milk and oat cake and berries
for the holy hermit, who was too old and feeble to provide himself with food.
But she has one thing in the drawer which she can venture to wear to-day, because she can hang it on the chain of dark-brown berries
which she has been used to wear on grand days, with a tiny flat scent-bottle at the end of it tucked inside her frock; and she must put on her brown berries
-- her neck would look so unfinished without it.
I had seen ice on the little horsepond that morning, and as we went through the garden we found the tall asparagus, with its red berries
, lying on the ground, a mass of slimy green.
A better understanding of water relations of grape berries
is fundamental to applying research-based irrigation practices.
AOne saving grace is berries
- from reds and oranges to blacks - which brighten up the often colour-free winter garden, and provide vital food for birds.