The great beast stopped and, turning, eyed the taunting
figure above her.
The panther rose to a sitting position, his bared fangs but a few feet from the ape-man's taunting
There was a thud below him as the baffled cat fell back to earth, and then Tarzan of the Apes, drawing his dinner farther up to the safety of a higher limb, looked down with grinning face into the gleaming yellow eyes of the other wild beast that glared up at him from beneath, and with taunting
insults flaunted the tender carcass of his kill in the face of him whom he had cheated of it.
Angry, threatening, hungry, he paced back and forth beneath the taunting
Some day her passion would leap up, she would tell him, they would be face to face, injured man and taunting
They came to a stand a short distance away and yelled taunting
oaths at the boy with the chronic sneer.
But suddenly, as her dilated, frightened eyes gazed out over the audience, she saw Gilbert Blythe away at the back of the room, bending forward with a smile on his face--a smile which seemed to Anne at once triumphant and taunting
25-31) So said he: but the master chid him with taunting
words: `Madman, mark the wind and help hoist sail on the ship: catch all the sheets.
Which no doubt you would have been devilish sorry to do,' said Squeers in a taunting
Graham,' returned I, dropping at once my tone of taunting
There had been other times, too, when Tublat had swung helplessly in midair, the noose tightening about his neck, death staring him in the face, and little Tarzan dancing upon a near-by limb, taunting
him and making unseemly grimaces.
As he looked around at the inhuman landscape of trees, with taunting
and almost obscene outlines, he could almost fancy he was Dante, and the priest with the rivulet of a voice was, indeed, a Virgil leading him through a land of eternal sins.
Anyhow, I heard Purvis taunting
him with it, and threatening him with the breakwater at Capetown; and I begin to think our friends are friend and foe.
As the wife of the squatter concluded, she raised a hollow, taunting
laugh, that was echoed from the mouths of several juvenile imitators, whom she was training to a life as shiftless and lawless as her own; but which, notwithstanding its uncertainty, was not without its secret charms.
I imagine with his training and experience he would have gone to his target who was taunting