Her prize consisted in a male about four feet tall, very strong and physically perfect; also, he learned quickly
, and we had considerable amusement, at least I did, over the keen rivalry we displayed.
she loosed the cords that held the canvas covering about the box, and a moment later had raised the lid and was rummaging through the heterogeneous accumulation of odds and ends within.
So that in respect to those subject states he has not to take any trouble to gain them over to himself, for the whole of them quickly
rally to the state which he has acquired there.
But the duck swam quickly
to her, seized her head in its beak and drew her into the water, and there the old witch had to drown.
For a few minutes we continued rapidly up the steep grade, which I hoped would soon bring us quickly
to the upper pits that let into the Temple of Issus.
Colonel MacAndrew had not exaggerated when he said she would be penniless, and it was necessary for her to earn her own living as quickly
as she could.
He knew that alone the tiny prick of the arrow could not so quickly
dispatch these wild things of the jungle, who were often torn and scratched and gored in a frightful manner as they fought with their jungle neighbors, yet as often recovered as not.
Evidently they, too, had been so much surprised by the unprecedented action of the stranger that they had not even challenged; but that they had no thought to let the thing go unnoticed was quickly
evidenced by the skirring of motors upon the landing-stage and the quick shooting airward of a long-lined patrol boat.
And if he forgets them so quickly
," Wendy argued, "how can we expect that he will go on remembering us?
aroused her suspicions, and in a moment more the Sorceress had decided that the seeming rose was nothing else than a transformation of old Mombi.
Returning his revolver to its holster, he walked quickly
to the entrance of the tent.
They stood stupidly at first and then commenced milling around until six of their number lay dead or dying about them; then with a chorus of grunts and squeals they started off at a wild run, disappearing quickly
in the dense underbrush.
Unless I misjudge the man, he would more quickly
strike at me through my wife or son than directly at me, for he doubtless realizes that in no other way could he inflict greater anguish upon me.
If you value your life speak quickly
and speak the truth.
The Malay could scarce believe the good fortune which had befallen him so quickly
following the sore affliction of losing the treasure.