But here is an end to our cover
; the beavers have had the range of this stream for hundreds of years, and what atween their food and their dams, there is, as you see, many a girdled stub, but few living trees."
Afterward he removed the cover
of this dial also, and with keen tool cut the steel finger from the under side of the pointer.
It will be wise, friend, to make a cover
, lest the sons of the squatter should be out skirting on our trail, and, as you well know, there is some reason to fear yonder thicket contains a sight that may horrify a woman's mind.
Thereon Meriones sprang upon him like a vulture, drew the spear from his shoulder, and fell back under cover
of his men.
Here the Distressed One and the other duennas raised the veils with which they were covered
, and disclosed countenances all bristling with beards, some red, some black, some white, and some grizzled, at which spectacle the duke and duchess made a show of being filled with wonder.
Next, came the parlour (always closed), filled with furniture covered
And the trees were so glad to have the children back again that they had covered
themselves with blossoms, and were waving their arms gently above the children's heads.
In the morning the sun rose brilliant and quickly wore away the thin layer of ice that covered
the water, and all the warm air was quivering with the steam that rose up from the quickened earth.
The shores were in some places high and rocky, with low marshy islands at their feet, subject to inundation, and covered
with willows, poplars, and other trees that love an alluvial soil.
'Quite so!' said Nikita with a sigh, and convinced that there was nothing more to listen to, he again released his collar, which immediately covered
his ear and face.
Altogether, the box was the most ordinary box in the world, with its red hangings, its chairs, its carpet and its ledge covered
in red velvet.
In that year a large part of it was published in covers
with the title The Cynic's Word Book , a name which the author had not the power to reject or happiness to approve.