it can't be helped!" said he in a tone of vexation and placed his hand on the gate
as if to leave.
"Come with me," said Stout Will, "and my master will see that you pass through the gates
"Now then," said John to the coachman, "God commands man to do all that is in his power to preserve his life; go, and drive to another gate
Thrice did there peal peals at the gate
like thunders, thrice did the vaults resound and howl again: then did I go to the gate
As Turan had passed through the gateway into the city and taken his unhindered way along the avenue, twenty warriors had entered the city and closed the gate
behind them, and then one had taken to the wall and followed along its summit in the rear of Turan, and another had followed him along the avenue, while a third had crossed the street and entered one of the buildings upon the opposite side.
Then I returned, and sat outside the gates
of the Emposeni, waiting till the king's women, whom he named his sisters, should come to draw water according to their custom.
In front of them, and at the end of the road of yellow brick, was a big gate
, all studded with emeralds that glittered so in the sun that even the painted eyes of the Scarecrow were dazzled by their brilliancy.
Therefore Jellia, hobbling along like an aged woman, was led from the city gates
and taken before Glinda.
They stopped before the gate
. It was a mighty thing.
Still the Trojans and brave Hector would not yet have broken down the gates
and the great bar, had not Jove turned his son Sarpedon against the Argives as a lion against a herd of horned cattle.
"Lions, parrots, or men, it must be all the same," and he moved steadily forward in the direction of the gate
. What wind was stirring in the city street moved from Tarzan toward the lion and when the ape-man had approached to within a few yards of the beast, who had stood silently eyeing them up to this time, instead of the expected roar, a whine broke from the beast's throat.
Whatever else of mischief De Vac might be up to, Brus was quite sure that in so far as the King was concerned, the key to the postern gate
was as safe in De Vac's hands as though Henry himself had it.