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It was the wintry, murky time of cold gales and heavy seas.
Well, I'll try," said the Stork, "but if I find he is too heavy to carry I shall have to drop him in the river again.
With this loss of substance and exhaustion of strength, the homes of the people will be stripped bare, and three-tenths of their income will be dissipated; while government expenses for broken chariots, worn-out horses, breast-plates and helmets, bows and arrows, spears and shields, protective mantles, draught-oxen and heavy wagons, will amount to four-tenths of its total revenue.
Long before then his thoughts had gone back to the dreary room above the little shop, and to the shameful figure heavy on the bed, but heavier on his heart.
Heavy spears were hurled and mighty war-clubs wielded, and though apes went down never to rise, so, too, went down the men of Ugambi.
They landed me at Vauxhall, with my heavy iron box, and with a bluff, genial inspector as my companion.
His little eyes were a brilliant black under his heavy brows.
As he said this, the man came towards Edmond, who heard a heavy metallic substance laid down beside him, and at the same moment a cord was fastened round his feet with sudden and painful violence.
Heavy, wooden shutters there were to close the window apertures against hostile arrows, and these Mugambi was engaged in lowering when Lady Greystoke appeared upon the veranda.
After a short time it became apparent that the African was trying to find out what was behind the heavy door.
who has dared to frame therein that commonplace and heavy door of carved wood, à la Louis XV.
Now she felt but a gentle roll, though the wild turmoil of the storm still came to her ears through the heavy planking of the Ithaca's hull.