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He cracked his whip in some trepidation, and forthwith they rushed at him.
Raoul darted away, roaring with anger, ran up-stairs, four stairs at a time, down-stairs, rushed through the whole of the business side of the opera-house, found himself once more in the light of the stage.
All rushed in to the office, on the commissary's heels.
The assailants gave back, the knights rushed forward, and in a very few moments the hall was cleared, and Hordle John had hurled the last of the wild men down the steep steps which led from the end of it.
Sir Amory the Hospitaller was struck down with an axe as he rushed before us from his sleeping-chamber.
Suddenly the sound of a firing of cannon was heard from the embankment, to celebrate the signing of peace with the Turks, and the crowd rushed impetuously toward the embankment to watch the firing.
The people, with Petya among them, rushed toward the balcony.
The clamorous noises again rushed down the island; and before Duncan had time to recover from the shock, his feeble barrier of brush was scattered to the winds, the cavern was entered at both its extremities, and he and his companions were dragged from their shelter and borne into the day, where they stood surrounded by the whole band of the triumphant Hurons.
I faced about again, and rushed towards the approaching Martian, rushed right down the gravelly beach and headlong into the water.
In another moment the huge wave, well-nigh at the boiling- point had rushed upon me.
I knew that if I were to throw it in time to save the oncoming fleet it must be done in the next few seconds, and so I tried my old rushing tactics; but I might as well have rushed a brick wall for all that Solan gave way.
Once or twice its service was most effective, as when a fishing boat, with gunwale under water, rushed into the harbour, able, by the guidance of the sheltering light, to avoid the danger of dashing against the piers.
"The town drums beat to arms," replied Grandfather, "the alarm-bells rang, and an immense multitude rushed into King Street.
Then of a sudden they saw Umslopogaas, and rushed at him open-mouthed.
The unknown with all its terrors rushed upon him, and he shrank back instinctively into the shelter of the bush.