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At last D'Artagnan, having got up too close, stepped back to prepare a fourth thrust, but the moment when, after a fine, quick feint, he was attacking as sharply as lightning, the wall seemed to give way, Mordaunt disappeared through the opening, and D'Artagnan's blade, caught between the panels, shivered like a sword of glass.
His companion thrust aside his waistcoat, pointed to the handle of a dirk, and nodded.
Then the old dame stood the figure up in a corner of her cottage and chuckled to behold its yellow semblance of a visage, with its nobby little nose thrust into the air.
Still he is good, and with one thrust he drove the sword to the heart, and the bull doubled his legs under him and lay down and died.
Anatole glanced at him and immediately thrust his hand into his pocket and drew out his pocketbook.
It's I," said a firm, pleasant, woman's voice, and the stern, pockmarked face of Matrona Philimonovna, the nurse, was thrust in at the doorway.
that dares thrust himself between the sufferer and his God?
He was soon streaming blood from a half dozen minor wounds, but I could not obtain an opening to deliver an effective thrust.
Into the part-open hand Jerry thrust his soft golden muzzle to the eyes and remained quite still.
Quick as a panther, Alleyne sprang in with a thrust, but Tranter, who was as active as he was strong, had already recovered himself and turned it aside with a movement of his heavy blade.
They tore it away and thrust it fiercely aside, its undulations resembling those of a water snake.
Trent took up the photograph, thrust it carefully into his pocket without looking at it, and rose to his feet.