At that, though I was faint
and horribly fatigued, I gathered together all my strength, and began running again towards the light.
Above me, in the intense blue of the summer sky, some faint
brown shreds of cloud whirled into nothingness.
While his auditors shrank from one another, in mutual affright, Father Hooper fell back upon his pillow, a veiled corpse, with a faint
smile lingering on the lips.
gleam discovered to us a dark mass of water running at our feet.
For an instant, all was silence; even the bedlam of the forest died to a faint
A little to one side of the ford in the densest thicket he heard the faint
sound of padded feet, and the brushing of a huge body against tall grasses and tangled creepers.
a drop from that phial in the medicine-chest - and his faint
would carry him into eternity.
, sad voice was fainter and sadder than ever.
cry of joy escaped me; I tried to hold out my feeble hands.
flush appeared on his pale face as he drew back while Horace carried her to the sofa.
Some human shapes appearing mysteriously, as if they had sprung up from the dark ground, shunned the edge of the faint
light thrown down by the gateway lamps.
When the first faint
stripes of red and gold and grey split the horizon from end to end they were broken by the black bulk of a town or village which sat on the river just ahead of them.
When we are listening for a faint
sound--the striking of a distant clock, or a horse's hoofs on the road--we think we hear it many times before we really do, because expectation brings us the image, and we mistake it for sensation.
There was a solemn pause--a shout--a flapping of wings--a faint
In the press of the crowd at this exciting scene Phlipote faints
, or nearly faints
, when a young man comes kindly to their aid.