was in pain and lifting his hand to it found it horribly swollen.
At the last, wearied, even with sensations of sickness from the nervous strain put upon himself by his own anger, he lay down in the middle of the floor, lashing his tail, hating with his eyes, and accepting the clinging thing about his neck
which he had learned he could not get rid of.
She now jumped out of bed, flew to her mother; with her arms round her neck
, and pulling her by the beard, said, "Good morrow, my own sweet nanny-goat of a mother.
Slowly, I scratched about his ears and neck
and down beneath the fierce jaws.
When Grey Beaver tied the thong around his neck
, and passed the end of the thong into Beauty Smith's keeping, White Fang knew that it was his god's will for him to go with Beauty Smith.
This time Daylight kept his seat, but, beyond a futile rein across the neck
, did nothing to prevent the evolution.
Released by the relaxing of the stunned black's hands, Jerry flung himself in a flash upon the exposed throat, and only Harley's hand on his neck
and Harley's sharp command made him cease and stand clear.
They saw the new-comer place a foot upon the neck
of the quiet figure at his feet and, throwing back his head, give vent to the wild, uncanny challenge of the bull-ape that has made a kill.
Natasha involuntarily gazed at that neck
, those shoulders, and pearls and coiffure, and admired the beauty of the shoulders and the pearls.
He was just putting little hand on the dog's neck
and beginning to smile through his tears, when I heard behind me a click of the iron gate, and a rustle of female garments, and lo
All that was noticeable was the little wilful tendrils of her curly hair that would always break free about her neck
The executioner knotted the cord firmly round the unfortunate man's neck
and was just about to swing him into the air, when the Sultan's purveyor dashed through the crowd, and cried, panting, to the hangman,
As the buck swam by the fishermen, raising his nose high into the air, curling the water before his slim neck
like the beak of a galley, the Leather-Stocking began to sit very uneasy in his canoe.
I like to toss my head about and hold it as high as any horse; but fancy now yourself, if you tossed your head up high and were obliged to hold it there, and that for hours together, not able to move it at all, except with a jerk still higher, your neck
aching till you did not know how to bear it.
She had come to know well the lure of the man--the wealth of easement and rest that was promised by every caressing intonation of his voice, by the mere touch of hand on hand or the faint impact of his breath on neck