He understood why he had wished to move the northern camp as far as possible toward the northern boundary of the Big Bwana's country--it would give him far more time to make his escape toward the West Coast while the Big Bwana was chasing
the northern contingent.
But one of them, the captain of the Monroe, knowing that Ned Land had shipped on board the Abraham Lincoln, begged for his help in chasing
a whale they had in sight.
After a week or so chasing
about the fields and lands on empty stomachs, they'll come and be caught cheerful.
Houses were no longer to be seen; trees appeared in the darkness like great black phantoms chasing
The young couple gazed with astonishment at the sight of their visitor's emotion, and wondered to see the large tears silently chasing
each other down his otherwise stern and immovable features; but they felt the sacredness of his grief, and kindly refrained from questioning him as to its cause, while, with instinctive delicacy, they left him to indulge his sorrow alone.
The dogs were in front searching for the tracks of the beast they were chasing
, and after them came the sons of Autolycus, among whom was Ulysses, close behind the dogs, and he had a long spear in his hand.