There the sun lighted me to hoe beans, pacing slowly backward and forward over that yellow gravelly upland, between the long green rows, fifteen rods, the one end terminating in a shrub oak copse where I could rest in the shade, the other in a blackberry field
where the green berries deepened their tints by the time I had made another bout.
There were sheep in the next field
, and she startled a group as she set down her basket and got over the stile; and the sound of their movement comforted her, for it assured her that her impression was right--this was the field
where she had seen the hovel, for it was the field
where the sheep were.
They find less difficulty from the want of beds, than from the want of time to sleep; for when their day's work in the field
is done, the most of them having their wash- ing, mending, and cooking to do, and having few or none of the ordinary facilities for doing either of these, very many of their sleeping hours are con- sumed in preparing for the field
the coming day; and when this is done, old and young, male and female, married and single, drop down side by side, on one common bed,--the cold, damp floor,--each covering himself or herself with their miserable blankets; and here they sleep till they are summoned to the field
by the driver's horn.
For the Tin Woodman had once saved her life, and the Queen of the Field
Mice knew he was to be trusted.
Facing him lay a field
of winter rye, there his own huntsman stood alone in a hollow behind a hazel bush.
At each step the power of the winds and the waves increased, until, after a struggle of a few hours, the turbulent little billows succeeded in setting the whole field
in motion, when it was driven beyond the reach of the eye, with a rapidity that was as magical as the change produced in the scene by this expulsion of the lingering remnant of winter.
As we got out of the carriage at the gate of the field
, and while Sam was hanging [sic] the team to the fence, Mrs.
The poor fellow, with his mind on the Field
of Wonders, was suffering from a gold-piece indigestion.
The corn which had been sowed in the field
over the field
-mouse's home grew up high into the air, and made a thick forest for the poor little girl, who was only an inch high.
After the wagon containing the berry pickers had passed, he went across the field
through the tall mustard weeds and climbing a rail fence peered anxiously along the road to the town.
had already been "opened"; that is to say, a lane a few feet wide had been hand-cut through the wheat along the whole circumference of the field
for the first passage of the horses and machine.
We reached the edge of the field
, where our ways parted.