True, the shock of their fall
was communicated to the cerebral cells, but they died immediately, before they could have progeny.
On each hand the walls of the ravine presented their overhanging sides both above and below the fall
, affording no means whatever of avoiding the cataract by taking a circuit round it.
But, if we were all falling together, it couldn't be trying to fall
any quicker, you know: for, if I let go, what more could it do than fall
See that you fall
not into the hands of your foes as men caught in the meshes of a net, and they sack your fair city forthwith.
Because people don't fall
off quite so often, when they've had much practice.
cried Dorothy, who noticed that the beautiful man did not look where he was going; "be careful, or you'll fall
down she came upon a heap of sticks and dry leaves, and the fall
I did not fall
," said Sancho Panza, "but from the shock I got at seeing my master fall
, my body aches so that I feel as if I had had a thousand thwacks.
of more than two hundred feet and the pavement.
The declivity of the upper surface, from the circumference to the centre, is the natural cause why all the dews and rains, which fall
upon the island, are conveyed in small rivulets toward the middle, where they are emptied into four large basins, each of about half a mile in circuit, and two hundred yards distant from the centre.
Tarzan, happily, was uninjured by the fall
, alighting catlike upon all fours far outspread to take up the shock.
And at last Joe, representing a whole tribe of weeping outlaws, dragged him sadly forth, gave his bow into his feeble hands, and Tom said, "Where this arrow falls
, there bury poor Robin Hood under the green- wood tree.