Looking in the direction in which they faced, I saw coming through the haze under the trees beyond the end of the passage of dens
the dark figure and awful white face of Moreau.
Chinese and Japanese shops and dens
abounded, all confusedly intermingled with low white resorts and boozing dens
He had to pass a poor, mean burial-ground--a dismal place, raised a few feet above the level of the street, and parted from it by a low parapet-wall and an iron railing; a rank, unwholesome, rotten spot, where the very grass and weeds seemed, in their frouzy growth, to tell that they had sprung from paupers' bodies, and had struck their roots in the graves of men, sodden, while alive, in steaming courts and drunken hungry dens
The commandant had never seen anything so poor and bare, not even in Russia, where the moujik's huts are like the dens
of wild beasts.
The library is not used by the Man of Wrath ; it is neutral ground where we meet in the evenings for an hour before he disappears into his own rooms--a series of very smoky dens
in the southeast corner of the house.
He had evidently lived in varied cities and very motley societies, for some of his cheerfullest stories were about gambling hells and opium dens
, Australian bushrangers or Italian brigands.
The beautiful laws of time and space, once dislocated by our inaptitude, are holes and dens
Through the dim smoke-haze the bunks looked like the sleeping dens
of animals in a menagerie.
Who can follow an animal which can traverse the sea of ice and inhabit caves and dens
where no man would venture to intrude?
We explored together on that afternoon an infinity of infamous grog shops, gambling dens
, opium dens
The spirit of the heroic Haldin had passed through these dens
of black wretchedness with a promise of universal redemption from all the miseries that oppress mankind.
A fine view and a church tower opposite atone for the many stairs, and I took a fancy to my den
on the spot.