I began by picking up all the largest diamonds I could find and storing them carefully in the leathern wallet which had held my provisions; this I tied securely
to my belt.
Stripping his harness from him I securely
bound his hands behind his back, and after similarly fastening his feet tied him to a heavy gun carriage.
When they are, it is easier to hold them, especially when they have not been accustomed to self- government; and to hold them securely
it is enough to have destroyed the family of the prince who was ruling them; because the two peoples, preserving in other things the old conditions, and not being unlike in customs, will live quietly together, as one has seen in Brittany, Burgundy, Gascony, and Normandy, which have been bound to France for so long a time: and, although there may be some difference in language, nevertheless the customs are alike, and the people will easily be able to get on amongst themselves.
Soon after, he lowered the curtain walls, tying them securely
to the trees so that, except for a little opening toward the beach, they were entirely enclosed.
I found the water was sufficiently shallow for me to wade securely
, although the red weed impeded my feet a little; but the flood evidently got deeper towards the river, and I turned back to Mortlake.
Sixteen years previous to the epoch when this story takes place, one fine morning, on Quasimodo Sunday, a living creature had been deposited, after mass, in the church of Notre- Dame, on the wooden bed securely
fixed in the vestibule on the left, opposite that great image of Saint Christopher, which the figure of Messire Antoine des Essarts, chevalier, carved in stone, had been gazing at on his knees since 1413, when they took it into their heads to overthrow the saint and the faithful follower.
So the Sorceress reached the opening of the tent before the Shadow, and with a wave of her hand closed the entrance so securely
that Mombi could not find a crack big enough to creep through.
The boy who had knocked him on the head with the paddle, tied his legs securely
and tossed him out on the beach ere he forgot him in the excitement of looting the Arangi.
Young, happy, fondly attached to each other, raised securely
above all the sordid cares of life, what a golden future was theirs
Tom was a handsome young fellow; and for that species of men Mrs Honour had some regard; but this was perfectly indiscriminate; for having being crossed in the love which she bore a certain nobleman's footman, who had basely deserted her after a promise of marriage, she had so securely
kept together the broken remains of her heart, that no man had ever since been able to possess himself of any single fragment.
Salensus Oll had, therefore, set apart these quarters for aspirants, and here they were securely
locked against the danger of attack by members of the guard.
And so, as Jane Clayton was pushed into her prison hut and her hands and feet securely
bound, her natural protector roamed off toward the east in company with a score of hairy monsters, with whom he rubbed shoulders as familiarly as a few months before he had mingled with his immaculate fellow-members of one of London's most select and exclusive clubs.