At last, cautiously, he drew himself well within the tunnel, and again he lay at full length upon the floor
, fighting to regain control of his shattered nerves.
And yet, as she saw him coming across the marble floor
of the audience chamber of Tario of Lothar, his fine eyes filled with apprehension for her safety, his splendid figure personifying all that is finest in the fighting men of martial Mars, she could not believe that any faintest trace of perfidy lurked beneath so glorious an exterior.
At last she crawled over the swaying floor
to her bed, and lay down upon it; and Toto followed and lay down beside her.
was half an inch deep with blood, in spite of the best efforts of men who kept shoveling it through holes; it must have made the floor
slippery, but no one could have guessed this by watching the men at work.
The moment I was down on the floor
, I pulled the lantern out of my pocket and raised the shade.
He lay gasping upon the floor
of the chamber, his great eyes fastened upon me in what seemed a pitiful appeal for protection.
Bradley strode across the floor
, seized the man by his shoulders and shook him.
At first he was very angry, but on seeing Pinocchio stretched out on the floor
and really without feet, he felt very sad and sorrowful.
There was something laying on the floor
in the far corner that looked like a man.
This first floor
, containing Mrs Brooks's best apartments, had been taken by the week by the d'Urbervilles.
In a back room upon the second floor
the lad was explaining, not without considerable difficulty, to his grandmother that he had decided to return to England upon the next steamer.
Here again in floor
and walls was repeated in new and ever-changing combinations and designs, the parrots, the monkeys, and the lions, but now many of the figures were of what the girl was convinced must be gold.
He stretched himself at full length on the floor
, and passed his right arm into the cavity.
I saw the dead O-Mai lying upon the floor
of his sleeping chamber with one foot tangled in the sleeping silks and furs upon his couch.
Several minutes passed, and, just as abruptly the apparition reappeared--not alone the head this time, but the entire sinuous form as it glided into the room and came to rest in the middle of the floor