As Adam lay a-dreaming beneath
the Apple Tree, The Angel of the Air he offered all the Air in fee.
With a word of farewell he touched the button which controlled the repulsive rays, and as the flier rose lightly into the air, the engine purred in answer to the touch of his finger upon a second button, the propellers whirred as his hand drew back the speed lever, and Carthoris, Prince of Helium, was off into the gorgeous Martian night beneath
the hurtling moons and the million stars.
Akut had just time to leap to one side to avoid being pinioned beneath
these battling monsters of the jungle.
He looked upon the garden and the playing child, and upon the lovely young woman beneath
him, but with eyes which did not see, for De Vac was working out a great problem, the greatest of all his life.
I did not dare follow him there beneath
the moonlight, since it best suited my plans not to interrupt his--I wished him to reach his destination unsuspecting, that I might learn just where that destination lay and the business that awaited the night prowler there.
One day when he was about twelve he found a number of lead pencils in a hitherto undiscovered drawer beneath
the table, and in scratching upon the table top with one of them he was delighted to discover the black line it left behind it.
And then the maddened bull came from beneath
, and instantly Tarzan was transformed from a good-natured, teasing youth into a snarling, savage beast.
The moment that Virginia Maxon felt the waters close above her head she struck out beneath
the surface for the shore upon the opposite side to that toward which she had dived into the river.
Rolling it over he sought beneath
it for the money.
Lashed to the gunwale close at hand a single landing leather that had not fouled the tangled mass beneath
whipped free from the ship's side, the hook snapping at its outer end.
Great was Bradley's relief when he found the water no more than waist deep and beneath
his feet a firm, gravel bottom.
Now all the place was filled with groans and choking howls, as the wolves rolled over and over beneath
him who sat above, and in the blood-red light of the dying sun the sight and sounds were so horrid that I trembled like a child.