With his back against the wall for support, so weak the reaction left him, Bradley stood watching the creature upon the floor
Inlaid in the floor
were golden parrots, while, as thickly as they could be painted, upon the ceiling were brilliant-hued parrots with wings outspread as though in the act of flying.
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.
As they became accustomed to the light the man turned his eyes toward the door--his one thought now was of escape from this frightful tomb--and as he did so he saw the body of the naked giant lying stretched upon the floor
just within the doorway.
The room was empty save for herself and the still form of the jeddak of Lothar lying at her feet, a little pool of crimson staining the white marble of the floor
He ran about the room, now here, now there, barking loudly; but Dorothy sat quite still on the floor
and waited to see what would happen.
A dolorous place it was, this canoe house, filled with groans and sighs, corpses beneath the floor
and composing the floor
, creatures soon to be corpses upon the floor
, corpses swinging in aerial sepulchre overhead, long black canoes, high-ended like beaked predatory monsters, dimly looming in the light of a slow fire where sat an ancient of the tribe of Somo at his interminable task of smoke-curing a bushman's head.
So through various yawning holes there slipped to the floor
below--to one room hams, to another forequarters, to another sides of pork.
In the third place, the back windows of the second floor
had been open, on each occasion when I had seen them--most probably to air the house, which could not be ventilated from the front during the hot summer weather, in consequence of the shut-up condition of all the windows thereabouts.
I glimpsed him just before he reached the doorway and the sight of him, now roaring as he perceived his lifeless fellow stretched upon the floor
, and frothing at the mouth, in the extremity of his rage, filled me, I must confess, with dire forebodings.
On the upper floor
there were five bedrooms--two on one side of the passage, corresponding in size with the dining-room and the drawing-room below, but not opening into each other; three on the other side of the passage, consisting of one larger room in front, and of two small rooms at the back.
As soon as he heard his Father's voice, he jumped up from his seat to open the door, but, as he did so, he staggered and fell headlong to the floor
The door of the cavern was big enough to roll a hogshead in, and on one side of the door the floor
stuck out a little bit, and was flat and a good place to build a fire on.
She heard Tess re-ascend the stairs to the first floor
, and the departure of Clare, and the closing of the front door behind him.
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.