My master gave public notice that he would show me again the next market-day; and in the meantime he prepared a convenient vehicle for me, which he had reason enough to do; for I was so tired with my first journey
, and with entertaining company for eight hours together, that I could hardly stand upon my legs, or speak a word.
I shall carry tidings of you to the watcher by the sea, if in my journey
round the world I find her there.
I never travelled in this journey
above two miles outright in a day, or thereabouts; but I took so many turns and re-turns to see what discoveries I could make, that I came weary enough to the place where I resolved to sit down all night; and then I either reposed myself in a tree, or surrounded myself with a row of stakes set upright in the ground, either from one tree to another, or so as no wild creature could come at me without waking me.
Was this conviction shaken by Phileas Fogg's return, or did he still regard him as an exceedingly shrewd rascal, who, his journey
round the world completed, would think himself absolutely safe in England?
Penney--the head of the Egyptian medical service, who, in a small steamer, penetrated one degree beyond Gondokoro, and then came back to die of exhaustion at Karthoum--nor Miani, the Venetian, who, turning the cataracts below Gondokoro, reached the second parallel-- nor the Maltese trader, Andrea Debono, who pushed his journey
up the Nile still farther--could work their way beyond the apparently impassable limit.
First, we went ten days' journey
to Nankin, a city well worth seeing; they say it has a million of people in it: it is regularly built, and the streets are all straight, and cross one another in direct lines.
When she had formed her plan of going to Windsor, she had not foreseen any difficulties except that of getting away, and after she had overcome this by proposing the visit to Dinah, her thoughts flew to the meeting with Arthur and the question how he would behave to her--not resting on any probable incidents of the journey
Captain Wragge had been strangely silent all through the journey
Good night, and Heaven send our journey
may have a prosperous ending
There was no way of going around it, for it seemed to extend to the right and left as far as they could see; and, besides, they did not dare change the direction of their journey
for fear of getting lost.
If we journey
with the troops, though we may find their presence irksome, shall we not feel better assurance of our safety?
The Scarecrow is probably the wisest man in all Oz," remarked the Tin Woodman, when they had started upon their journey
So now, although Chaucer meant his tales to be read, he made believe that they were told by a company of people on a journey
from London to Canterbury.
The trunk and the roots are even more nourishing than the leaves or branches, and the meaner people, when they go a journey
, make no provision of any other victuals.
On the second evening, a solitary Snake Indian visited their camp, at a late hour, and informed them that there was a white man residing at one of the cantonments of his tribe, about a day's journey
higher up the river.