What's that noise?" asked Tom, as they approached the entrance to the cave.
As they stood in the entrance they looked out to find a fierce storm raging.
Close beside it he listened for a moment and then rapidly began to gather large rocks and pile them within the entrance. He had almost closed the aperture when the lion appeared upon the inside--a very ferocious and angry lion that pawed and clawed at the rocks and uttered mighty roars that caused the earth to tremble; but roars did not frighten Tarzan of the Apes.
He pointed at the entrance to what appeared to be a cave at the far end of the gulch.
They did not know that this awful chamber lay just before them, or it were doubtful that they would have proceeded farther; but they saw that those they sought had come this way and so they followed, but within the gloomy interior of the chamber they halted, the three chiefs urging their followers, in low whispers, to close in behind them, and there just within the entrance they stood until, their eyes becoming accustomed to the dim light, one of them pointed suddenly to the thing lying upon the floor with one foot tangled in the coverings of the dais.
And then his eyes wandered to a small entrance at one side of the great chamber.
As soon as death had thinned the jam, Garthwaite, still grasping my arm, led a rush of survivors into the wide entrance
of an office building.
For the safety of our entrance
upon Omean we depended largely upon the very boldness of it, believing that it would be some little time before the First Born on guard there would realize that it was an enemy and not their own returning fleet that was entering the vault of the buried sea.
So all except Jack Pumpkinhead, who was still tied fast to the Saw-Horse, ran to the various entrances
of the royal palace and closed the heavy doors, bolting and locking them securely.
Then I continued my search for the entrance
, which I knew must be somewhere about; nor had I long to search, for almost immediately thereafter I came upon a small door so cunningly inlaid in the shaft's base that it might have passed unnoticed by a less keen or careful observer.
She moved to the entrance
of the shelter to look for Tarzan.
"Somewhere about there," he indicated, "is the entrance
to the tidal river which flows up to the village of St.
Lagoon, but no entrance
. No, Mangareva is the nearest place for your purpose."
Ah, to descend, to descend into that pit of darkness every entrance
to which was closed to him,...for the stairs that led below the stage were forbidden to one and all that night!
And the silken sad uncertain rustling of each purple curtain Thrilled me -- filled me with fantastic terrors never felt before; So that now, to still the beating of my heart, I stood repeating "'Tis some visiter entreating entrance
at my chamber door -- Some late visiter entreating entrance
at my chamber door; -- This it is, and nothing more."