Before her was a small cauldron standing over a low fire and in it bubbled
a thick, reddish, tarry mass.
After they had traveled some distance, the day being warm and the road dusty, Robin Hood waxed thirsty; so, there being a fountain of water as cold as ice, just behind the hedgerow, they crossed the stile and came to where the water bubbled
up from beneath a mossy stone.
This, he said, would account for its heat; but even as he spoke a bush, covered thickly with leaves and flowers, bubbled
to the surface and floated off astern.
over with interrogations which were never to be satisfied unless I learned to speak her tongue.
But a certain little gush of joy, as from some secret, unknown spring, bubbled
up in her heart the next evening, when she saw Gilbert striding down through the Haunted Wood and crossing the old log bridge with that firm, quick step of his.
with enthusiasms, and his faintest smile or lightest laugh seemed spontaneous and genuine.
She hung on, striving to press down with her teeth to the great vein were his life-blood bubbled