They were bareheaded; their eyes were protected by iron goggles which projected
an inch or more, the leather straps of which bound their ears flat against their heads were wound around and around with thick wrappings which a sword could not cut through; from chin to ankle they were padded thoroughly against injury; their arms were bandaged and rebandaged, layer upon layer, until they looked like solid black logs.
For this purpose he projected
a new raid on his town.
There was even a rumor that the projected
railroad from Temperance to Plumville might go near the Randall farm, in which case land would rise in value from nothing-at-all an acre to something at least resembling a price.
May I hope for the honour of your hand for the two first dances of this little projected
ball, to be given, not at Randalls, but at the Crown Inn?
Vinegar-faced Joseph projected
his head from a round window of the barn.
His white cravat was high, stiff, and dingy; the collar, higher, stiffer, and dingier, projected
its rigid points on either side beyond his chin.