It held up its chain
at arm's length, as if that were the cause of all its unavailing grief, and flung it heavily upon the ground again.
He was bound differently from the rest, for he had to his leg a chain
so long that it was wound all round his body, and two rings on his neck, one attached to the chain
, the other to what they call a "keep-friend" or "friend's foot," from which hung two irons reaching to his waist with two manacles fixed to them in which his hands were secured by a big padlock, so that he could neither raise his hands to his mouth nor lower his head to his hands.
And Ripple, safe again beneath her snow flake, gladly gave the chain
to them; and told them how the pearls they now placed proudly on their breasts were formed of tears, which but for them might still be flowing.
Wear the necklace, as you are engaged to do, to-morrow evening, and let the chain
, which was not ordered with any reference to the ball, be kept for commoner occasions.
While they were thus situated, the dwarf, who had followed noiselessly at their heels, inciting them to keep up the commotion, took hold of their own chain
at the intersection of the two portions which crossed the circle diametrically and at right angles.
The bird flew down and took the gold chain
in his right claw, and then he alighted again in front of the goldsmith and sang:
When he should stoop over me I had but to grasp his throat with one hand and strike him a terrific blow with the slack of my chain
, which I gripped firmly in my right hand for the purpose.
Then the clanging of a chain
, and a noise as of the snapping back against stone of a broken link.
After passing over the first chain
of mountains we skirted a salt sea, upon whose bosom swam countless horrid things.
To release her hold upon the chain
and chance clambering to the ladder as her canoe was swept beneath it seemed beyond the pale of possibility, yet to remain clinging to the anchor chain
appeared equally as futile.
Here he found a bench and a table standing upon the dirt floor near the wall, and set in the wall several rings from which depended short lengths of chain
It was at eleven in the morning that the pale youth-god put collar and chain
on Michael, led him out of the segregation ward, and turned him over to a dark youth-god who wasted no time of greeting on him and manifested no friendliness.
He hated the chain
that bound him, the men who peered in at him through the slats of the pen, the dogs that accompanied the men and that snarled malignantly at him in his helplessness.
And now it is all over--your chain
is broken--there is no cage.
It was a platinum fob chain
simple and chaste in design, properly proclaiming its value by substance alone and not by meretricious ornamentation--as all good things should do.