Again I started the heavy load, and struggled on a few yards; again the whip came down, and again I struggled forward.
If doing his best won't get this load up he must do something more than his best; that's all I know, ma'am," said Jakes.
There turned out to be only thirty-two loads
in the stack.
Children of the Camp are we, Serving each in his degree; Children of the yoke and goad, Pack and harness, pad and load
He had driven his load half-way to the village when Jotham Powell overtook him, urging the reluctant sorrel toward the Flats.
The fitful bursts of sleet had changed into a steady rain and the horses had heavy work even without a load behind them.
During the halt Tess's eyes fell upon a three-pint blue mug, which was ascending and descending through the air to and from the feminine section of a household, sitting on the summit of a load
that had also drawn up at a little distance from the same inn.
Make your camels lie down in this open space," he said, "so that we can easily load
them; then we will go to the treasure.
You've got a right smart load
as it is," said one of them; "and it's not me should tell you your business, but I wouldn't tote that tent along if I was you.
Reed to retain with him as many of the men as he thought necessary to guard the remaining load
, as he suspected hostile intentions on the part of the Indians.
At Sixty Mile they restocked provisions, added a few pounds of letters to their load
, and held steadily on.
Promise, and I will lead you to it--if ten loads