The difficult mountain A smoke and consultation The captain's speech An icy
turnpike Danger of a false step Arrival on Snake River Return to Portneuf Meeting of comrades
Often he took to the rim-ice that was beginning to form, and more than once he crashed through and struggled for life in the icy
How they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle, In the icy
air of night!
Great masses of ice frequently fall from these icy
cliffs, and the crash reverberates like the broadside of a man-of-war through the lonely channels.
I turned this truism over in my mind as, in the frosty dawn of a January morning, I hurried down the steep and now icy
street which descended from Mrs.
Filling my lungs with air, I dived beneath the surface and swam through the inky, icy
blackness on and on along the submerged gallery.
In Bjornson there is nothing of Ibsen's scornful despair, nothing of his anarchistic contempt, but his art is full of the warmth and color of a poetic soul, with no touch of the icy
cynicism which freezes you in the other.
It seemed as if an icy
wind had touched my face and enfolded my body from head to foot; I could feel the stir of it in my hair.
Thus is a star projected into desert space, and into the icy
breath of aloneness.
We have tried to gain the love of the stern Frost-King, but in vain; his heart is hard as his own icy
land; no love can melt, no kindness bring it back to sunlight and to joy.
We drove slowly away, against the fine, icy
snow which cut our faces like a sand-blast.
He was a long, earnest man, and though born on an icy
coast, seemed well adapted to endure hot latitudes, his flesh being hard as twice-baked biscuit.