The glamour of inexperience is over your eyes," he answered; "and you see it through a charmed medium: you cannot discern that the gilding is slime and the silk draperies cobwebs; that the marble is sordid slate, and the polished woods mere refuse chips and scaly bark
This seemed to Alice a good opportunity for making her escape; so she set off at once, and ran till she was quite tired and out of breath, and till the puppy's bark
sounded quite faint in the distance.
But the doggie beneath the table began to bark
To return to the description of the coast: sixty leagues from Suaquem is an island called Mazna, only considerable for its ports, which make the Turks reside upon it, though they are forced to keep three barks
continually employed in fetching water, which is not to be found nearer than at a distance of twelve miles.
As that's the case," said Sancho, "and your worship chooses to give in to these- I don't know if I may call them absurdities- at every turn, there's nothing for it but to obey and bow the head, bearing in mind the proverb, 'Do as thy master bids thee, and sit down to table with him;' but for all that, for the sake of easing my conscience, I warn your worship that it is my opinion this bark
is no enchanted one, but belongs to some of the fishermen of the river, for they catch the best shad in the world here.
he cried, passing the bottle to Porthos, "we are saved -- the bark
is supplied with provisions.
Great choice, according to the captain, is certainly displayed by the beaver in selecting the wood which is to furnish bark
for winter provision.
The instant that Mohegan observed himself to be noticed by the group around the young stranger, he dropped the blanket which covered the upper part of his frame, from his shoulders, suffering it to fall over his leggins of untanned deer-skin, where it was retained by a belt of bark
that confined it to his waist.
But before he had fixed his ideas, eight of D'Artagnan's men, for two had remained to take care of the bark
, brought to the house, where Parry received him, that object of an oblong form, which, for the moment inclosed the destinies of England.
Should a surge throw the canoe upon its side and endanger its overturn, those to windward lean over the upper gunwale, thrust their paddles deep into the wave, apparently catch the water and force it under the canoe, and by this action not merely regain III an equilibrium, but give their bark
a vigorous impulse forward.
He would leap at him, and sniff and bark
joyously, then run to the door and back again.
Father, I have learnt what the dogs say when they bark