When at last we came to ourselves the giant
sat examining us attentively with his fearful eye.
No sooner had he done so than the wounded Giant
limped up to him and whispered softly, 'Herd-boy, where are you?
As he said to himself, "If, for my sins, or by my good fortune, I come across some giant
hereabouts, a common occurrence with knights-errant, and overthrow him in one onslaught, or cleave him asunder to the waist, or, in short, vanquish and subdue him, will it not be well to have some one I may send him to as a present, that he may come in and fall on his knees before my sweet lady, and in a humble, submissive voice say, 'I am the giant
Caraculiambro, lord of the island of Malindrania, vanquished in single combat by the never sufficiently extolled knight Don Quixote of La Mancha, who has commanded me to present myself before your Grace, that your Highness dispose of me at your pleasure'?
The nigher the vessel came, the more Theseus wondered what this immense giant
could be, and whether it actually had life or no.
The last of them proved to be their commander, the identical giant
joker already mentioned.
answered the little tailor, and unbuttoned his coat, and showed the giant
the girdle, 'there may you read what kind of a man I am
Only in the garden of the Selfish Giant
it was still winter.
It was a brief but splendid spectacle, that of this giant
, pale, bloody, his countenance lighted by the fire of the match burning in surrounding darkness
It was late in the morning of the next day that a giant
serving man in the harness of the house of a great Ptarth noble passed out into the city from the palace gates.
With this the Giant
pushed his big arms, which looked like tree-trunks (except that tree- trunks don't wear pink velvet) between the iron bars, and the arms were so long that they touched the opposite wall of the rock passage.
in stature, a savage, fearless warrior, the huge black possessed also soul and judgment in proportion to his bulk and his ferocity.
The first sight that met his eyes set the red haze of hate and bloodlust across his vision, for there, crucified against the wall of the living-room, was Wasimbu, giant
son of the faithful Muviro and for over a year the personal bodyguard of Lady Jane.