He stood up, and from the dim rafters, grimed with the smoking of countless heads
, where day was no more than a gloom, took down a matting-wrapped parcel and began to open it.
Molly pursued her victory, and catching up a skull which lay on the side of the grave, discharged it with such fury, that having hit a taylor on the head
, the two skulls sent equally forth a hollow sound at their meeting, and the taylor took presently measure of his length on the ground, where the skulls lay side by side, and it was doubtful which was the more valuable of the two.
From there I could look aft and see three heads
on top the cabin--the heads
of three sailors I had given orders to for months.
The fact that she had slain two of the bodies with her dagger had apparently aroused no animosity or desire for revenge in the minds of the strange heads
that surmounted the bodies--even those whose bodies had been killed.
were kept in what she called her "cabinet," which was a beautiful dressing-room that lay just between Langwidere's sleeping-chamber and the mirrored sitting-room.
From the lofty cross-beams, on long sennit strings, hung the heads
of enemies taken aforetime in jungle raid and sea foray.
So he traveled to their country and asked to see the Chief, who lived in a house that had a picture of his grotesque false head
painted over the doorway.
As they passed over the hill the Hammer-Heads yelled with vexation, and shot their heads
high in the air, but they could not reach the Winged Monkeys, which carried Dorothy and her comrades safely over the hill and set them down in the beautiful country of the Quadlings.
I was at a dealer's once, who was training me and another horse to go as a pair; he was getting our heads
up, as he said, a little higher and a little higher every day.
`Off with their heads
!' and the procession moved on, three of the soldiers remaining behind to execute the unfortunate gardeners, who ran to Alice for protection.
"But they should be taught not to take white men's heads
," Sheldon argued.
Consider that the whale has nothing that can properly be called a neck; on the contrary, where his head
and body seem to join, there, in that very place, is the thickest part of him.