As he ran away into the darkness they re- pented of their weakness and ran after him, swear- ing and throwing sticks and great balls of soft
mud at the figure that screamed and ran faster and faster into the darkness.
It was a large, beautiful room, rich and picturesque in the soft
, dim light which the maid had turned low.
This delicacy is chiefly evinced in the action of sweeping, when in maidenly gentleness the whale with a certain soft
slowness moves his immense flukes from side to side upon the surface of the sea; and if he feel but a sailor's whisker, woe to that sailor, whiskers and all.
We would do up the paper again, just as it was, and slip in, very elaborate and soft
, and lay it on the bunk again, and let on WE didn't know about any trick, and hadn't any idea he was a-laughing at us behind them bogus snores of his'n; and we would stick by him, and the first night we was ashore we would get him drunk and search him, and get the di'monds; and DO for him, too, if it warn't too risky.
She was so busy in admiring those soft
blue eyes, in talking and listening, and forming all these schemes in the inbetweens, that the evening flew away at a very unusual rate; and the suppertable, which always closed such parties, and for which she had been used to sit and watch the due time, was all set out and ready, and moved forwards to the fire, before she was aware.
Don Quixote, finding himself answered in such a soft
and courteous manner, went over to him, and so did Sancho.
Still, it was better than living alone in the rooms which I had come to hate from the presence of the Count, and after trying a little to school my nerves, I found a soft
quietude come over me.
Then I felt other soft
little tentacles upon my back and shoulders.
I will tell you," replied little Violet, the tears gathering in her soft
It'll do you no good to sit in a spring-cart o' your own, if you've got a soft
to drive you: he'll soon turn you over into the ditch.
Then the wolf went away to a shopkeeper and bought himself a great lump of chalk, ate this and made his voice soft
Every vine and bush seemed but the lurking-place of some huge and horrible beast waiting to bury gleaming fangs into her soft