and gesticulate tremendously but cannot agree, and Rodrigo is about to bear away the exhausted Zara, when the timid servant enters with a letter and a bag from Hagar, who has mysteriously disappeared.
died into a murmur, as one portion of the crowd after another obtained a glimpse of him.
With a most wonderful rush he comes to the end of the tune, and flings up his hands and staggers back exhausted; and with a final shout
of delight the dancers fly apart, reeling here and there, bringing up against the walls of the room.
rang out, one close upon the heels of the other:
I got hurt a little, en couldn't swim fas', so I wuz a considable ways behine you towards de las'; when you landed I reck'ned I could ketch up wid you on de lan' 'dout havin' to shout
at you, but when I see dat house I begin to go slow.
Such was the address of each in parrying and striking, that the spectators broke forth into a unanimous and involuntary shout
, expressive of their delight and admiration.
There he lay like a tortoise enclosed in its shell, or a side of bacon between two kneading-troughs, or a boat bottom up on the beach; nor did the gang of jokers feel any compassion for him when they saw him down; so far from that, extinguishing their torches they began to shout
afresh and to renew the calls to arms with such energy, trampling on poor Sancho, and slashing at him over the shield with their swords in such a way that, if he had not gathered himself together and made himself small and drawn in his head between the shields, it would have fared badly with the poor governor, as, squeezed into that narrow compass, he lay, sweating and sweating again, and commending himself with all his heart to God to deliver him from his present peril.
Dinah did not know that the crowd was silent, gazing at her with a sort of awe--she did not even know how near they were to the fatal spot, when the cart stopped, and she shrank appalled at a loud shout
hideous to her ear, like a vast yell of demons.
Just then, a single voice in the distance was understood to shout
"A speech from the Chancellor
But at last I could doubt no longer, and with a shout
of joy that rose strangely in the midst of the cursing and groaning of the battling men at the entrance to the chamber, I called to Tardos Mors.
Then Eric stepped back to gather his wits, while a great shout
went up and all were glad that Nottingham had cracked Lincoln's crown; and thus ended the first bout of the game.
up go the windows, out run the people, onward bear the mob, a whole audience desert Punch in the very thickest of the plot, and, joining the rushing throng, swell the shout
, and lend fresh vigour to the cry, 'Stop thief