he go off courting der girl-she was a half-caste French girl- very pretty.
That they speak in favour of life, though they sit in their den
, these poison-spiders, and withdrawn from life--is because they would thereby do injury.
, dey ain't no sense in a cat talkin' like a man.
Yo' pappy would sell him to somebody, sometime, en den
he'd go down de river, sho', en I couldn't, couldn't, couldn't stan' it.
So the Leader went into his den
and looked at his children--two very cunning little cubs, lying on the floor.
And away went the two, and we all stayed and had a regular turn-out of the den
, till Martin came back with his hand bandaged and turned us out.
You is sharks, sartin; but if you gobern de shark in you, why den
you be angel; for all angel is not'ing more dan de shark well goberned.
Pack or council, hunt or den
, Cry no truce with Jackal-Men.
And yet, frightful though this spot may be, it is looked upon as a kind of paradise by the men whose days are numbered; it is so rare for them to leave the Lions' Den
for any other place than the barrier Saint-Jacques or the galleys!
, good beggar that is to be," quoth Little John, "and mayst thou have no cause to beg for mercy ere I see thee next.
human beings living in a underground den
, which has a mouth open towards the light and reaching all along the den
; here they have been from their childhood, and have their legs and necks chained so that they cannot move, and can only see before them, being prevented by the chains from turning round their heads.
But God helped her, so that she passed safely over them, and then she and the old woman went upstairs, opened the door, and hastened as fast as they could from the murderers' den