He would have crushed the first buffaloes, no doubt, with the cow-catcher; but the locomotive, however powerful, would soon have been checked, the train would inevitably have been thrown off the track, and would then have been helpless.
The procession of buffaloes lasted three full hours, and it was night before the track was clear.
Another quarter of an hour was spent in clearing the track of the excited crowd, and this time only Tim and Red-head toed the mark.
Standing close to the inside edge of the track was a dapper young man with a light switch cane.
We found, however, as we advanced that this portion of the moor is intersected with soft patches, and, though we frequently lost sight of the track, we always succeeded in picking it up once more.
There was a broad, irregular smudge covering some yards of the track. Then there were a few footmarks, and the tire reappeared once more.
This he made up into a bundle, and, tired as he was, he set himself to walk back through the mountains upon the track of the avenging angels.
The ground was all stamped down by the feet of horses, showing that a large party of mounted men had overtaken the fugitives, and the direction of their tracks proved that they had afterwards turned back to Salt Lake City.
"You are mistaken; he will not advance two leagues into the interior of France without being followed, tracked, and caught like a wild beast."
You think he is tracked, pursued, captured; he is advancing as rapidly as his own eagles.
I was interested to note that the tracks of the pursuing horsemen, for such I was now convinced they must be, continued after Powell with only a brief stop at the hole for water; and always at the same rate of speed as his.
I knew the Indians would soon discover that they were on the wrong trail and that the search for me would be renewed in the right direction as soon as they located my tracks.
if my husband was to be believed, his mother must have tracked
us to London, tracked
us to the church, tracked
us to the railway station, tracked
us to Ramsgate!
There was an inch of new snow on the ground, and I seen somebody's tracks
. They had come up from the quarry and stood around the stile a while, and then went on around the garden fence.
Stopping in my tracks
I moved my sword so that it made the dead head appear to turn inquiring eyes upon the gorilla-man.