At length they reached a point in the river where the roving eye of Heyward became riveted on a cluster of black objects, collected
at a spot where the high bank threw a deeper shadow than usual on the dark waters.
Trigg, Major Harland, and myself, speedily collected
one hundred and seventy-six men, well armed, and pursued the savages.
Then they went to work and elected a lot of Dissenters, one after another, and kept it up until they had collected
L15,000 in fines; and there stands the stately Man- sion House to this day, to keep the blushing citizen in mind of a long past and lamented day when a band of Yankees slipped into London and played games of the sort that has given their race a unique and shady reputation among all truly good and holy peoples that be in the earth.
He just had strength enough to crawl up on to the comb and lean his back agin the chimbly, and then he collected
his impressions and begun to free his mind.
When we got back to the raft and he come to count up he found he had collected
eighty-seven dollars and seventy-five cents.
She always collected
her half of his pension punctually, and he was always at the haunted house to have a chat with her on these occasions.
She was feeling too much; but at last Emma collected
from her enough to understand the sort of meeting, and the sort of pain it was creating.
Wit, valour, and politeness, were likewise proposed to be largely taxed, and collected
in the same manner, by every person's giving his own word for the quantum of what he possessed.
So I collected
my camels and we set out together under the guidance of the dervish.
And she told him that looking out of her little window she had seen her brothers flying over the wood in the shape of swans, and she showed him the feathers which they had let fall in the yard, and which she had collected
There was now employment for the whole party-- for though they could not all talk, they could all eat; and the beautiful pyramids of grapes, nectarines, and peaches soon collected
them round the table.
The next care of Captain Bonneville was to arrange for the safe transportation of the peltries which he had collected
to the Atlantic States.