willow


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'Neath the willows by the stream; Would the heart have kept unspoken Love that was its rarest dream!
But when I got to shore pap wasn't in sight yet, and as I was running her into a little creek like a gully, all hung over with vines and willows, I struck another idea: I judged I'd hide her good, and then,
It was pretty close to the shanty, and I thought I heard the old man coming all the time; but I got her hid; and then I out and looked around a bunch of willows, and there was the old man down the path a piece just drawing a bead on a bird with his gun.
Then I carried the sack about a hundred yards across the grass and through the willows east of the house, to a shallow lake that was five mile wide and full of rushes -- and ducks too, you might say, in the season.
It was about dark now; so I dropped the canoe down the river under some willows that hung over the bank, and waited for the moon to rise.
Here they encamped upon the ice among stiffened willows, where they were obliged to beat down and clear away the snow to procure pasturage for their horses.
The tall pines seemed sprinkled with a silver dust, and the willows, studded with minute icicles reflecting the prismatic rays, brought to mind the fairy trees conjured up by the caliph's story-teller to adorn his vale of diamonds.
Steadily he pressed forward by winding ways till he came to a green broad pasture land at whose edge flowed a stream dipping in and out among the willows and rushes on the banks.
Presently the willows parted on the other bank, and Robin could hardly forebear laughing out right.
Thias Bede was drowned last night in the Willow Brook, and I'm thinking that the aged mother will be greatly in need of comfort.
Mountains were constantly to be seen in different directions, but sometimes the swift river glided through prairies, and was bordered by small cotton-wood trees and willows. These prairies at certain seasons are ranged by migratory herds of the wide-wandering buffalo, the tracks of which, though not of recent date, were frequently to be seen.
The pollard willows, tortured out of their natural shape by incessant choppings, became spiny-haired monsters as they stood up against it.
Willow trees By Amna Al-Shammari KUWAIT, Aug 15 (KUNA) -- Willow trees were planted by Kuwait's society in their homes, public gardens and areas for agriculture in government departments, institutions and roadsides, in which its shadows protect them from the summer heat.
Kieron Smyth rescued tragic Willow, who passed away on Sunday, from an abusive household when she was one.
Collecting willow and making baskets has been a springtime activity of mine for quite a while; I go out when the snow is gone but the buds haven't broken, usually in March or April.