SWAMPS


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SWAMPSSpecial Warfare Automated Mission Planning System (Naval Special Warfare Command, San Diego, CA)
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Well, one day he knocked down the overseer, and was fairly off into the swamps.
A town is saved, not more by the righteous men in it than by the woods and swamps that surround it.
I have passed it really in my walks, twice or thrice; it lies in a hollow, between two hills: an elevated hollow, near a swamp, whose peaty moisture is said to answer all the purposes of embalming on the few corpses deposited there.
Yes, Charley," replied Grandfather; "but when Roger Williams travelled thither, over hills and valleys, and through the tangled woods, and across swamps and streams, it was a journey of several days.
The two parties returned after a weary scramble among swamps, rocks, and precipices, and with very disheartening accounts.
When he came to the cave, Fear, the Hairless One, put out his hand and called him 'The Striped One that comes by night,' and the First of the Tigers was afraid of the Hairless One, and ran back to the swamps howling.
These impenetrable swamps gave security to the position of the balloon.
When the snow melts they'll sink in the Polish swamps.
Two hundred and forty miles of wild mountain and primeval jungle, of untracked plain, of nameless rivers, of deadly swamps and savage forests lay ahead of me, yet never had I been more eager for an adventure than now, for never had more depended upon haste and success.
Monty was breathing hard and his fingers trembled, as though the ague of the swamps was already upon him.
She or her sailors dynamited fish daily, while the Balesuna natives were paid tobacco for bringing in oysters from the mangrove swamps.
His nose went up in the air and quested to windward along the wind that brought the message, and he read the air with his nose as a man might read a newspaper--the salt smells of the seashore and of the dank muck of mangrove swamps at low tide, the spicy fragrances of tropic vegetation, and the faint, most faint, acrid tingle of smoke from smudgy fires.