With all my heart," said the young man, and without waiting for more pressing he seated himself on the trunk of a felled
oak, and tuning his rebeck, presently began to sing to these words.
Well was it for Robin that he was quick and nimble of foot; for the blow that grazed a hair's breadth from his shoulder would have felled
The weapons with which the bourgeoisie felled
feudalism to the ground are now turned against the bourgeoisie itself.
As he banged me down upon my feet his face was bent close to mine and I did the only thing a gentleman might do under the circumstances of brutality, boorishness, and lack of consideration for a stranger's rights; I swung my fist squarely to his jaw and he went down like a felled
Rising from the sailor who had precipitated the battle he shook his giant shoulders, freeing himself from two of the men that were clinging to his back, and with mighty blows of his open palms felled
one after another of his attackers, leaping hither and thither with the agility of a small monkey.
Passepartout and his companions had begun to struggle with their captors, three of whom the Frenchman had felled
with his fists, when his master and the soldiers hastened up to their relief.
In one place the woodmen had been at work on Saturday; trees, felled
and freshly trimmed, lay in a clearing, with heaps of sawdust by the sawing-machine and its engine.