In an instant his snorting steeds stood still, at a distance of about six yards from the carriage in which Van Baerle was caged
His hearing was suddenly acute; the myriad night-noises told him a luring and familiar story; and, if alone, he would begin to pace up and down the narrow room like any caged
animal from the wild.
The brightest flowers in the garden were reared by her; the caged
birds sang when they heard her voice, and pined when they missed its sweetness.
Such was not my abode, for I found myself suddenly neighbor to the birds; not by having imprisoned one, but having caged
myself near them.
He looked it, and the piercing glitter that arose at times in his eyes was the same piercing glitter I had observed in the eyes of caged
leopards and other preying creatures of the wild.
He had the air of a caged
animal obeying the word of his keeper.