and again the kitten wandered into the air and back to the edge of the roof.
Perhaps we can walk on the air ourselves," replied the girl.
was spent, and doubtless with the air
The air is an unstable medium at best, and quite without warning, at an acute angle, he entered an aerial tide which he recognized as the gulf stream of wind that poured through the drafty-mouthed Golden Gate.
Not only was it good for alighting, but, on account of the steepness of the slope, it was just the thing for rising again into the air.
His joy at beholding her again was, however, somewhat lessened by seeing that the Prince of the Air was kneeling at her feet, and pleading his own cause.
This done, he thought of nothing but how best to deliver Rosalie, and he resolved to take advantage of a visit which the Prince of the Air paid every year to his mother and brothers in order to strike the blow.
And now, while all were struggling to recover themselves, the Thing rose slowly from the roof and mounted into the air.
For the Gump, already high in the air, turned its head at Tip's command and gradually circled around until it could view the roof of the palace.
All my will was concentrated on breathing--on breathing the air
in the hugest lung-full gulps I could, pumping the greatest amount of air
into my lungs in the shortest possible time.
Below was cloudland and storm, a great drift of tumbled weather going hard away to the north-east, and the air about him was clear and cold and serene save for the faintest chill breeze and a rare, drifting snow-flake.
The air-fleet dropped slowly to the middle air, and towards sunset they had a glimpse of the disabled Barbarossa far away to the east.
She had been running and her hair was loose and blown and she was bright with the air and pink-cheeked, though he could not see it.
She was describing it with great joy and Colin was listening and drawing in long breaths of air when the nurse entered.
It is this ray which has enabled them to so perfect aviation that battle ships far outweighing anything known upon Earth sail as gracefully and lightly through the thin air
of Barsoom as a toy balloon in the heavy atmosphere of Earth.