Closer and closer to the black shaft
the ship sped.
So, of a sudden, without any warning, he sprang to his feet, and seized upon his bow and fitted it to a shaft
As the moon crossed the opening of the shaft
its light flooded the whole interior, and then Tarzan saw directly across from him another opening in the opposite wall.
If your young arm could speed a shaft
for half that distance, I'd shoot with you.
It took but an instant, however, for me to regain the levers, and with the roof barely fifty feet above I turned her nose once more into the horizontal plane and headed her again for the black mouth of the shaft
was drawn back its full length--my eye had centered its sharp point upon the left breast of my adversary; and then he launched his hatchet and I released my arrow.
He tried to pull it out, but one way the flesh resisted the barbed lead, and the other way it resisted the feathered shaft
For never did so strong a hand bend a bow, or so true an eye direct a shaft
Search for the precious map was given up for the time being, and the professor and his friends set the natives to work digging shafts
in the ground, as though sinking them down to the level of the buried city.
Again Nikita tugged at the shaft
on his side, and Vasili Andreevich did the same on the other.
It had almost burned through when I reached the opening into the shaft
Two of the troykas were the usual household sleighs, the third was the old count's with a trotter from the Orlov stud as shaft
horse, the fourth was Nicholas' own with a short shaggy black shaft
It was impossible to hush her; and it was deadly necessary to hold her, or she would have flung herself down the shaft
was cut in England: A long shaft
, a strong shaft
, Barbed and trim and true; So we'll drink all together To the gray goose feather And the land where the gray goose flew.
-horses were tilted against the shafts
by the ruts, but the dexterous driver sitting on the box held the shaft
over the ruts, so that the wheels ran on the smooth part of the road.