The sled started with a bound, and they flew on through the dusk, gathering smoothness and speed as they went, with the hollow night opening out below them and the air singing by like an organ.
he cried exultantly, as they spun safely past it and flew down the second slope; and when they reached the level ground beyond, and the speed of the sled began to slacken, he heard her give a little laugh of glee.
Ethan dragged the sled with one hand and passed the other through Mattie's arm.
He pulled the sled out, blinking like a night-bird as he passed from the shade of the spruces into the transparent dusk of the open.
Just one more; the little girls want to go, this is their sled.
Me and Blanche were coming home just now, and we saw her and Tom widing down the hill on his sled, and then he dwagged her ever so far
He came back to them, took a hauling-rope from the front of the sled, and put it around his shoulders.
Messner unharnessed the animals, unloaded his sled and took possession.
He had to guard them against the second team of dogs, and when he had re‰ntered the cabin the other man had unpacked the sled and fetched water.
Seventy-four below zero by spirit thermometer on the sled.
They whined eagerly, and before the sled
had gone half a dozen lengths both Daylight and Kama (in the rear) were running to keep up.
Buck made his hole in the snow and slept the sleep of the exhausted just, but all too early was routed out in the cold darkness and harnessed with his mates to the sled.
Francois, guiding the sled at the gee- pole, sometimes exchanged places with him, but not often.
Now we must hurry and get dressed, for there is a deal to do to-day, and I want to get through in time to try my sled before dinner.
She found tumbling down and getting up again warm work for a time, but with six boys to teach her, she managed at last to stand alone; and, satisfied with that success, she refreshed herself with a dozen grand coasts on the Amazon, as her sled was called.