I'm not afraid of anything," returned Jo, with a toss
of the head.
This gave me power to
keep them back and to
look at her: so, she gave a contemptuous toss
- but with a sense, I thought, of having made too sure that I was so wounded - and left me.
Immediately a girl in a holland dress shot down through space; whirled round the curve with a fearless centrifugal toss
of her ankle; and vanished into the darkness beneath.
First, she dreamed of little Alice herself, and once again the tiny hands were clasped upon her knee, and the bright eager eyes were looking up into hers--she could hear the very tones of her voice, and see that queer little toss
of her head to
keep back the wandering hair that WOULD always get into her eyes--and still as she listened, or seemed to
listen, the whole place around her became alive the strange creatures of her little sister's dream.
If ye find that the Bullock can toss
you, or the heavy-browed Sambhur can gore; Ye need not stop work to
inform us: we knew it ten seasons before.
But even if they are filled with toss
silk, I can tell you, senor, I am not going to
fight; let our masters fight, that's their lookout, and let us drink and live; for time will take care to
ease us of our lives, without our going to
look for fillips so that they may be finished off before their proper time comes and they drop from ripeness.
In the morning they arise, And their moony covering Is soaring in the skies, With the tempests as they toss
, Like -- almost any thing - Or a yellow Albatross.
It is a mere toss
up whether I shall ever do more than keep myself decently, unless I choose to
sell myself as a mere pen and a mouthpiece.
I won the toss
and after examining the wicket decided to
take first knock.
Their powerful muscles lay just underneath their skins, like bunches of tough rope, and the weakest Growleywog was so strong that he could pick up an elephant and toss
it seven miles away.
As for Ojo, some of the creatures had attempted to toss
him, also, but finding his body too heavy they threw him to
the ground and a row of the imps sat on him and held him from assisting Dorothy in her battle.
of the head), 'resignation to
the will of heaven