Let me play at quoits with cyclonic gales, flinging the discs of spinning cloud and whirling air from one end of my dismal kingdom to the other: over the Great Banks or along the edges of pack-ice - this one with true aim right into the bight of the Bay of Biscay, that other upon the fiords of Norway
, across the North Sea where the fishermen of many nations look watchfully into my angry eye.
The song of Fin McCoul," said the cook, "when he wass going to Norway
When he and the girl went north to Ellesmere Land in the year of the Wonderful Open Winter, he left the picture-story with Kadlu, who lost it in the shingle when his dog-sleigh broke down one summer on the beach of Lake Netilling at Nikosiring, and there a Lake Inuit found it next spring and sold it to a man at Imigen who was interpreter on a Cumberland Sound whaler, and he sold it to Hans Olsen, who was afterward a quartermaster on board a big steamer that took tourists to the North Cape in Norway
There shall be seen upon a day, Between the Baugh and the May, The black fleet of Norway
It stood at one end of the main street, its classic portico and small-paned windows looking down a flagged path between Norway
spruces to the slim white steeple of the Congregational church.
Do you know, they buy my pictures not only in Holland, but in Norway
and Sweden and Denmark?
He started in his little yacht for Norway
just before the warrant was issued for his arrest.
The first great feat that startled Europe, and almost brought about a new Trojan war, was his abduction of the Princess Helena of Norway
and his blank refusal to marry her.
It was the 'Afraja' of Theodore Mugge, a story of life in Norway
during the last century, and I remember it as a very lovely story indeed, with honest studies of character among the Norwegians, and a tender pathos in the fate of the little Lap heroine Gula, who was perhaps sufficiently romanced.
For sport, you might fish in Norway
or Iceland, or shoot in Hungary; you could run to a yacht if you cared about it, and if you fancy big game, why, there's all Africa before you.
You haven't any idea how cheap everything is in Norway
Without here entering on further details, I may state that I have collected cases of leg and shoulder stripes in horses of very different breeds, in various countries from Britain to Eastern China; and from Norway
in the north to the Malay Archipelago in the south.