George Willard went out of the pool
room and into Main Street.
A single, solitary, snow- white cloud floated above the valley, and marked the spot beneath which lay the silent pool
of the "bloody pond.
By the time I reached the pool
, however, she was close behind me, and I knew that, whatever, to her apprehension, might befall me, the exposure of my society struck her as her least danger.
And, moreover, when you come right down to the bedrock, knight-errantry is WORSE than pork; for whatever happens, the pork's left, and so somebody's benefited anyway; but when the market breaks, in a knight-errantry whirl, and every knight in the pool
passes in his checks, what have you got for assets?
They led me to a spot where a huge boulder lay in a deep pool
of clear and brilliant water.
Look at the pebbles in the bottom of the pool
, Miss Emily, so round and smooth and shining.
This I learned from her benefactress; from the pious and charitable lady who adopted her in her orphan state, reared her as her own daughter, and whose kindness, whose generosity the unhappy girl repaid by an ingratitude so bad, so dreadful, that at last her excellent patroness was obliged to separate her from her own young ones, fearful lest her vicious example should contaminate their purity: she has sent her here to be healed, even as the Jews of old sent their diseased to the troubled pool
of Bethesda; and, teachers, superintendent, I beg of you not to allow the waters to stagnate round her.
There were trees, and flower-beds, and evergreens clipped into strange shapes, and a large pool
with an old gray fountain in its midst.
The house with the bow-window," said Wemmick, "being by the river-side, down the Pool
there between Limehouse and Greenwich, and being kept, it seems, by a very respectable widow who has a furnished upper floor to let, Mr.
You might as well bet a man as he wouldn't catch the rheumatise if he stood up to 's neck in the pool
of a frosty night.
and again the lovely speech flowered upon the silence, as white water-lilies on the surface of some shaded pool
Forthwith upright he rears from off the Pool
His mighty Stature; on each hand the flames Drivn backward slope their pointing spires, & rowld In billows, leave i'th' midst a horrid Vale.