The one is not explained by reference to the other; sight
is not sight
of blindness, nor is any other preposition used to indicate the relation.
But when they are directed towards objects on which the sun shines, they see clearly and there is sight
And of course to a common Tradesman, or Serf, such a sight
is almost as unintelligible as it would be to you, my Reader, were you suddenly transported into our country.
But only for a moment they hesitated, and then with one accord they again took up their fantastic advance upon their prey; but even then a sudden crashing in the jungle behind them brought them once more to a halt, and as they turned to look in the direction of this new noise there broke upon their startled visions a sight
that may well have frozen the blood of braver men than the Wagambi.
In another second it had lifted a bar of white aluminium into sight
, untarnished as yet, and shining dazzlingly, and deposited it in a growing stack of bars that stood at the side of the pit.
Then he would enjoy their consternation at sight
of a naked white boy trapped in the war togs of a black warrior and roaming the jungle with only a great ape as his companion.
They both were astounded to see me upon the north bank of the river, and much more so at the sight
of my companion.
By comparison with such superstitions as these, even the Second Sight
has something--in the shape of poetry--to recommend it, surely?
And the sight
which met my eyes was that of a slender, girlish figure, similar in every detail to the earthly women of my past life.
Pausing there I waited until the foremost Sagoth hove into sight
. Ghak and Perry had disappeared around a bend in the left-hand canyon, and as the Sagoth's savage yell announced that he had seen me I turned and fled up the right-hand branch.
IT was a sight
that some people remembered better even than their own sorrows--the sight
in that grey clear morning, when the fatal cart with the two young women in it was descried by the waiting watching multitude, cleaving its way towards the hideous symbol of a deliberately inflicted sudden death.