He moved down the stream a few steps and took a second panful of dirt.
Not satisfied with this, he panned three times again, taking his shovels of dirt within a foot of one another.
It's just booful, the way it peters out," he exulted when a shovelful of dirt contained no more than a single speck of gold.
It is full of life, and stir, and business, dirt
, beggars, asses, yelling peddlers, porters, dervishes, high-born Turkish female shoppers, Greeks, and weird-looking and weirdly dressed Mohammedans from the mountains and the far provinces --and the only solitary thing one does not smell when he is in the Great Bazaar, is something which smells good.
It is true that labor has from the beginning of history been in the dirt
We went forward and examined the place and saw the long tracks which her feet had made in the dirt
when they darted over the verge.
They had dined together in San Francisco, and were at the Ferry Building, returning to Oakland, when the whim came to him to show Martin the "real dirt.
If Ruth could see me now, was his thought, while he wondered as to what constituted the real dirt.
Why, it was almost a duty in a dairy barn to have such a floor and really she, herself, could manage almost as well with the dirt bottom.
But you would never see any of the dirt," she argued with more than her usual courage, "and if I wouldn't mind the ashes I don't see why you should.
Yes, I answer, comparatively good, that is, you might have done worse; but I wish, as you are brothers of mine, that you could have spent your time better than digging in this dirt
Dat truck dah is TRASH; en trash is what people is dat puts dirt
on de head er dey fren's en makes 'em ashamed.
The youth leaned his breast against the brown dirt
and peered over at the woods and up and down the line.
Me talk," spoke up a fat and filthy savage whose hairy chest was caked with the unwashed dirt of years.
shrieked the cannibals from the trees, appalled at so awful a desecration, as they saw their chief tumbled into the tub and the sacred dirt rubbed and soused from his body.