For a long time this amused him, but finally tiring he continued his explorations.
Kerchak himself had no liking for the strange little waif, so he listened to Tublat, and, finally, with a shrug of his shoulders, turned back to the pile of leaves on which he had made his bed.
The heat of the vertical rays of the sun was fast making our horrible prisons unbearable, so that after passing a low divide, and entering a sheltering forest, we finally discarded the Mahar skins that had brought us thus far in safety.
Ghak finally solved the problem, in part, by lifting Perry in his powerful arms and carrying him.
He had been torn and chewed by the bull with which he had fought, and though he had finally
overcome and killed the beast, a female which he had pursued had eluded him.
So it was finally
decided that two more of the children would have to leave school.
we had the satisfaction of seeing the vessel rise out of the mud and float slowly upstream with the tide.
they set out upon a determined search of the forest, but the blacks melted before them, so that they saw no sign of an enemy.
It was several minutes before the tutor was discovered, so completely had the door covered him; but finally
he was dragged forth, his gag and bonds cut away, and a liberal application of cold water had hastened returning consciousness.
Perhaps because he knew he had no accent worth speaking of, or perhaps because he did not want the bother of imparting it, he never would keep any of the engagements he made with me, and when we did meet he so abounded in excuses and subterfuges that he finally
escaped me, and I was left to acquire an Italian accent of French in Venice seven or eight years later.
In Tarzan's camp, by dint of threats and promised rewards, the ape-man had finally
succeeded in getting the hull of a large skiff almost completed.
, thanks to the sun and much rubbing, I succeeded, though I had no oil to lubricate them.
a neighbor said to them, "If you go on in this way, you will soon destroy by frequent use the pleasure of your exchange, and each will again wish to retain the fruits of his own sport.
AFTER waiting many a weary day to revenge himself upon a Lion for some unconsidered manifestation of contempt, a Skunk finally
saw him coming, and posting himself in the path ahead uttered the inaudible discord of his race.
The great hatch is scrubbed and placed upon the try-works, completely hiding the pots; every cask is out of sight; all tackles are coiled in unseen nooks; and when by the combined and simultaneous industry of almost the entire ship's company, the whole of this conscientious duty is at last concluded, then the crew themselves proceed to their own ablutions; shift themselves from top to toe; and finally
issue to the immaculate deck, fresh and all aglow, as bridegrooms new-leaped from out the daintiest Holland.