While this met fully with Bududreen's plans he urged the man against any such act that he might have witnesses to prove that he not only had no hand in the crime, but had exerted his authority to prevent it; but when two of the men separated themselves from the party and crept toward the bungalow no force was interposed to stop them.
The moon had risen now, so that from the dark shadows of the palisade Muda Saffir and his savages watched the party with Bududreen squatting about the heavy chest, and saw the two who crept toward the house.
With drawn bow the ape-man crept stealthily toward his unsuspecting victim.
Tarzan slept until midnight, then he arose and crept into the Cimmerian blackness of the forest.
He staggered up on to his feet and crept
back into the hut.
In the morning, after having had our sleep, we crept
back to the fire.
to it to revive himself, lifted the upper part of his body on his trembling arms, thrust forward his head and saw the reflection of his face, as in a mirror.
But when, at the monastery of Whitby, it was agreed that all should sing in turn, there was one among the circle around the fire who silently left his place and crept
away, hanging his head in shame.
Ghostlike scents crept
out of the meadows to meet us, and the fir wood before we came to the church was a living sweetness of Junebells growing in abundance.
After this speech was made, the old ones crept
into their shells, and never more came out.
up the back stairs and across the kitchen to her room, registering her thanksgiving that Sarah was asleep.
A cold feeling crept
over him, and he trembled violently as he turned away.