Stronger it grew and sadder, and deepened into the tone of a death bell, knolling dolefully from some ivy-mantled tower, and bearing
tidings of mortality and woe to the cottage, to the hall, and to the solitary wayfarer that all might weep for the doom appointed in turn to them.
A small party of Indians now advanced, bearing
the pipe of peace; they were met by an equal number of white men, and they formed a group midway between the two bands, where the pipe was circulated from hand to hand, and smoked with all due ceremony.
A few moments later he returned, bearing
a package which he cast at her feet.
At the corner of the Moroseyka, opposite a large house with closed shutters and bearing
a bootmaker's signboard, stood a score of thin, worn-out, gloomy-faced bootmakers, wearing overalls and long tattered coats.
Has he seen anything of the prahu bearing
Noiselessly they moved through the halls and corridors of the castle until a maid, bearing
a great pasty from the kitchen, turned a sudden corner and bumped full into the Outlaw of Torn.
Some hours before the guests were expected, Isabel arrived alone at the farm, bearing
the apologies of unfortunate Miss Pink, still kept a prisoner in her bed-chamber by the asthma.
An Ant passed by, bearing
along with great toil an ear of corn he was taking to the nest.
Sir," replied the Distinguished Advocate of Republican Institutions, "a ship is expected, bearing
His Majesty the King of the Fly-Speck Islands, and I wish to be the first to grasp the crowned hand.
His captor was Burton Duff, the jailer, as white as death and bearing
upon his brow the livid mark of the iron bar.
Sir Nigel rode his great black war-horse at the head of his archers, dressed in full armor, with Black Simon bearing
his banner behind him, while Alleyne at his bridle-arm carried his blazoned shield and his well-steeled ashen spear.
He read the books lent him by Sviazhsky, and copying out what he had not got, he read both the economic and socialistic books on the subject, but, as he had anticipated, found nothing bearing
on the scheme he had undertaken.