In my flight through the kitchen I bid Joseph speed to his master; I knocked over Hareton, who was hanging a litter of puppies from a chair-back in the doorway; and, blessed as a soul escaped from purgatory, I bounded
, leaped, and flew down the steep road; then, quitting its windings, shot direct across the moor, rolling over banks, and wading through marshes: precipitating myself, in fact, towards the beacon-light of the Grange.
Toward the northern end this street is bounded
by the one eminence visible over all the marshy flat -- a low wooded hill, on which the church is built.
I shudder at this moment with the tremendous sensation of seeing it done, and feeling that the ball has bounded
on to Mr.
I heard the feet of the slayers as they bounded forward to hale me to the dreadful death, but my tongue clave to the roof of my mouth--I could not say a word.
Then we bounded from the ground, for our hearts were fierce with hate and with longing to avenge the terrors we had borne.
Peace, my worthy guests,'' said Cedric; ``my hospitality must not be bounded
by your dislikes.
When he came back she kissed his nose, and ran a race with him until she too was panting, and had to stand still to recover her breath, whilst he bounded
about, barking ferociously.
The modest converse of the shepherd girls of these hamlets and the care of my goats are my recreations; my desires are bounded
by these mountains, and if they ever wander hence it is to contemplate the beauty of the heavens, steps by which the soul travels to its primeval abode.
The country along this branch of the Spanish River, as far as they could see, was perfectly level, bounded by ranges of lofty mountains, both to the east and west.
He beheld, in every direction south of east, a vast plain, bounded only by the horizon, through which wandered the stream in question, in a south-south-east direction.
Nicholas did not hear his own cry nor feel that he was galloping, nor see the borzois, nor the ground over which he went: he saw only the wolf, who, increasing her speed, bounded on in the same direction along the hollow.
The wolf crouched, gnashed her teeth, and again rose and bounded forward, followed at the distance of a couple of feet by all the borzois, who did not get any closer to her.
Presently from a great distance and faintly there came an answering scream, and a half-hour later the lithe form of Sheeta bounded
into view where the others of the pack were clambering gingerly into the canoe.
At this moment, a male ostrich sprang from its nest right beneath the horse's nose: the young colt bounded
on one side like a stag; but as for the man, all that could be said was, that he started and took fright with his horse.
The other horses too were frightened, and splashing through the water with their hobbled legs, and drawing their hoofs out of the thick mud with a squelching sound, they bounded
out of the marsh.