He was tall and thin, and wore his coats padded
, which gave a fictitious breadth and depth to his shoulders and chest.
They were bareheaded; their eyes were protected by iron goggles which projected an inch or more, the leather straps of which bound their ears flat against their heads were wound around and around with thick wrappings which a sword could not cut through; from chin to ankle they were padded
thoroughly against injury; their arms were bandaged and rebandaged, layer upon layer, until they looked like solid black logs.
The enormous broad tires of the chariots and the padded
feet of the animals brought forth no sound from the moss- covered sea bottom; and so we moved in utter silence, like some huge phantasmagoria, except when the stillness was broken by the guttural growling of a goaded zitidar, or the squealing of fighting thoats.
Through the luxuriant, tangled vegetation of the Stygian jungle night a great lithe body made its way sinuously and in utter silence upon its soft padded
Comes through the padded
door, And binds one with three leathern thongs, That the throat may thirst no more.
Much appointable virtue with scribe-fingers, and hardy sitting-flesh and waiting-flesh, blessed with small breast-stars, and padded
, haunchless daughters.
He was clean-shaven and wore a Guardsman's padded
coat with an Order of St.
A short story padded
. A species of composition bearing the same relation to literature that the panorama bears to art.
Presently soft, padded
feet sounded close behind us, and as I turned I saw a pair of great, green eyes shining in the dark shadows at our rear.
He stood Ojo in the middle of the road and placed Scraps just behind him, with her padded
hands on his shoulders.
He approached the sleeper upon padded
feet which gave forth no sound, and with an uncanny woodcraft that rustled not a leaf or a grass blade.
He had proffered one to the girl but she had refused, and thus they sat in silence for some time, the silence of the night ruffled occasionally by the faint crunching of padded
feet upon the soft sands of the gorge's floor.