Perhaps our talking of them will arouse the poet who will tell the hidden
wonder story of the influence for which the hands were but fluttering pennants of promise.
The wiser effort would have been to diffuse thought and imagination through the opaque substance of to-day, and thus to make it a bright transparency; to spiritualise the burden that began to weigh so heavily; to seek, resolutely, the true and indestructible value that lay hidden
in the petty and wearisome incidents, and ordinary characters with which I was now conversant.
Many great explorers and gray-bearded naturalists have lain long weeks hidden
in the jungle waiting to see the monkeys do that trick.
If you apply a little of it to your left eye you will behold in an instant all the treasures hidden
in the bowels of the earth.
Be not uneasy, senora," said Leonela; "between this and to-morrow I will think of what we must say to him, and perhaps the wound being where it is it can be hidden
from his sight, and Heaven will be pleased to aid us in a purpose so good and honourable.
The lower part was hidden
by the trees which lay between, but they could follow the tall white shaft and the duplicate green lights which topped it.
It is true he was guilty of some slight impostures, but unless he was a great Wizard how -- let me ask -- could he have hidden
this girl Ozma so securely that no one can find her?
He thought about the warning of the old witch-doctor before he fell asleep and he thought of it again after he awoke; but he did not turn back for he was unafraid, though had he known what lay in store for one he loved most in all the world he would have flown through the trees to her side and allowed the gold of Opar to remain forever hidden
in its forgotten storehouse.
He noted machine-gun emplacements cunningly hidden
from the view of the British and listening posts placed well out in No Man's Land.
The great cat lay crouched upon a thick limb, hidden
from the ape's view by dense foliage, waiting patiently until the anthropoid should come within range of his spring.
Her hand stole toward the hidden
blade, but instantly the hand of the groom shot out and seized her wrist.
So fearful was he of the terrible De Vac that a threat of death easily stilled his tongue, and so the grim, old man led him to the boat hidden
deep in the dense bushes.
The walls of the chamber as well as the floor were entirely hidden
by skins and woven fabrics.
He declared that he had not seen him, and yet pointed, all the time he was speaking, to the hut where the Fox lay hidden
This house was completely hidden
from any chance eye that might peer down from the edge of the hole.