Yet perhaps the pale-faced congregation was almost as fearful a sight to the minister, as his black
veil to them.
The therns fired upon them through shields affixed to their rifles, but on, steadily on, came the grim, black
The Orange Princess is the slave woman Lan-O of Gathol; the Black
Princess is the slave woman Tara, a princess of Helium.
If I refuse the black
scoundrel's request, there is no doubt but what he will make short work of me with the result that the machine will lie here until it rots.
You'd just better tie up to Thomas, for he loves you and you love him and nothing else ain't going to do you.' Jog along, black
But then the first mate lunged forward upon his face, and at a cry of command from Black
Michael the mutineers charged the remaining four.
It cost him a painful effort, but his arm shot out, landing a back- hand blow on the black
Instead of being black
, it was now pure white, with a face like that of a clown in a circus and hair of a brilliant purple.
figures in twos and threes would advance, stop, watch, and advance again, spreading out as they did so in a thin irregular crescent that promised to enclose the pit in its attenuated horns.
Little monkeys, chattering and scolding, swung through the swaying limbs above the black
Until daylight the beast fed, while the black
clung, sleepless, to his perch, wondering what had become of his master and the two ponies.
He did not know how long he had slept when a sudden sound awoke him, and opening his eyes he saw a black
girl standing beside him.