He had once brought her some rare tea from the Chinese camp
, and had taught her how to make it; he had cautioned her against sitting under the trees at nightfall; he had once taken off his coat to wrap around her.
I could not depend on having a Latinist in the right place every time; so, to make things safe, I ordered that in the future the chamois must not be hunted within limits of the camp
with any other weapon than the forefinger.
And in this way, talking and wrangling and splashing through the rivers, they made their first march to a sort of receiving camp
for the new elephants.
If Berthier had let me destroy those damned camp
equipages, this river would swallow only my poor pontoniers, those fifty heroes who will save the army, but who themselves will be forgotten.
As soon as the last thoat was unloaded Tars Tarkas gave the command to advance, and in three parties we crept upon the Zodangan camp
from the north, the south and the east.
They were the advance-party of a regiment on the march, sent out, as usual, to mark the camp
Give not thy soul to dreams: the camp
-- the court, Befit thee -- Fame awaits thee -- Glory calls -- And her the trumpet-tongued thou wilt not hear In hearkening to imaginary sounds And phantom voices.
The bushmen swarmed in the camp
in increasing numbers, and they were always making presents of yams and taro, of pig and fowl, and of wild fruits and vegetables.
During the time that Kiche was tied by the stick, he ran about over all the camp
, inquiring, investigating, learning.
was a busy place, with the Indians finishing their morning meal, and getting ready for the work of the day.
Behind and above him came Korak, whom the noise in the camp
If you are careful of your men, and camp
on hard ground, the army will be free from disease of every kind, and this will spell victory.
Magnificent scenery Wind River Mountains Treasury of waters A stray horse An Indian trail Trout streams The Great Green River Valley An alarm A band of trappers Fontenelle, his information Sufferings of thirst Encampment on the Seeds-ke- dee Strategy of rival traders Fortification of the camp
The Blackfeet Banditti of the mountains Their character and habits
There was but one thing to do, make camp
where they were until daylight.
Our only hope lies in traveling northward as rapidly as we may, of coming to the camp
of the raiders before the knowledge of Achmet Zek's death reaches those who were left there, and of obtaining, through some ruse, an escort toward the north.