Otherwise, the place will be quickly forgotten, it will never be found when I am dead of the same malady, I shall be laid under some other heap
of poor grass.
The same sort of process has perhaps been undergone by wiser men, when they have been cut off from faith and love--only, instead of a loom and a heap
of guineas, they have had some erudite research, some ingenious project, or some well-knit theory.
Presently my raft was brought in and the bales opened in his presence, and the king declared that in all his treasury there were no such rubies and emeralds as those which lay in great heaps
Before to-morrow night all the grain in the kingdom has to be gathered into one big heap
, and if as much as a stalk of corn is wanting I must pay for it with my life.
The Abyssins have three different ways of putting a criminal to death: one way is to bury him to the neck, to lay a heap
of brambles upon his head, and to cover the whole with a great stone; another is to beat him to death with cudgels; a third, and the most usual, is to stab him with their lances.
Transverse to the length were innumerable tables made of slabs of polished stone, raised perhaps a foot from the floor, and upon these were heaps
I fancy the popular ex- pectation of a heap
of charred corpses was disappointed at this inanimate bulk.
This is thrown in heaps
, and when the season for skinning is over, they take out the entrails and make one heap
of the blubber.
Salton's signal, the carriage drew up opposite a great heap
of stones by the wayside.
There were forty wolves, and forty times a wolf was killed, so that at last they all lay dead in a heap
before the Woodman.
Then he led her to a chamber in his palace where there was a great heap
of straw, and gave her a spinning-wheel, and said, 'All this must be spun into gold before morning, as you love your life.
Joe made no answer, but stretched himself out luxuriously on his heap