He stepped over to the nearest tree--an old, old one with gray
lichen all over its bark, but upholding a curtain of tangled sprays and branches.
Alexander Smollett, master; David Livesey, ship's doctor; Abraham Gray
, carpenter's mate; John Trelawney, owner; John Hunter and Richard Joyce, owner's servants, landsmen--being all that is left faithful of the ship's company--with stores for ten days at short rations, came ashore this day and flew British colours on the log-house in Treasure Island.
ordered me to stand by him; and much discourse passed between him and his friend concerning me, as I found by the stranger's often looking on me, and the frequent repetition of the word YAHOO.
I forget; but it is what Dorian Gray
has been to me.
I am tired to-night,--very tired with new things, Gray
Brother,--but bring me the news always.
They threw it aside and employed Edison, Gray
, and Dolbear to devise a telephone that could be put into competition with Bell's.
As he drew near the advancing soldiers, and as the roll of their drum came full upon his ears, the old man raised himself to a loftier mien, while the decrepitude of age seemed to fall from his shoulders, leaving him in gray
but unbroken dignity.
He strews the seeds of anxiety upon the decks of scudding ships, makes the foam-stripped ocean look old, and sprinkles with gray
hairs the heads of ship-masters in the homeward-bound ships running for the Channel.
But for Akela and Gray
Brother here," Mowgli said, at the end, "I could have done nothing.
We were tired with our journey and chilled by our drive, so we took a gray
view of the place.
They had taken the sparkle from her eyes and left them a sober gray
; they had taken the red from her cheeks and lips, and they were gray
half-tones of daybreak are not the gray
half-tones of the day's close, though the degree of their shade may be the same.