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That is the track where the lightning will go; at any moment, even now whilst we are speaking and searching, a fearful force may be loosed upon us.
As carefully as possible they descended this, the rain continuing to fall, the wind to blow, the lightning to sizzle all about them and the thunder to boom in their ears.
Once the lightning had begun, it went on in as rapid a succession of flashes as I have ever seen.
But she could not have seen his face if a flash of lightning had not hidden the stars and revealed it.
Now, as the lightning rod to a spire on shore is intended to carry off the perilous fluid into the soil; so the kindred rod which at sea some ships carry to each mast, is intended to conduct it into the water.
You see," said the Lightning, as it crept past him inch by inch, "I can travel considerably faster than you.
Drenched with the pelting rain, confused by the deafening thunder, and bewildered by the glare of the forked lightning, they would have passed a solitary house without being aware of its vicinity, had not a man, who was standing at the door, called lustily to them to enter.
Pinocchio was greatly afraid of thunder and lightning, but the hunger he felt was far greater than his fear.
A second flash of lightning crossed the window; the roll of the thunder came nearer.
When the lightning cometh again -- there, look abroad.
As the thunder showed no signs of withdrawing, but seemed massed right overhead, while the lightning aimed straight at the garden every time, an uneasy gloom replaced the first excitement.
Suppose we go and see the Lightning come in, it's just about time?