As Tarzan grew he made more rapid strides, so that by the time he was ten years old he was an excellent climber, and on the ground could do many wonderful things which were beyond the powers
of his little brothers and sisters.
The question exasperated Pete beyond the powers
To communicate his plan to the apes was not a particularly difficult matter, though their narrow and limited vocabulary was strained in the effort; but to impress upon the little, wicked brain of Sheeta that he was to hunt with and not for his legitimate prey proved a task almost beyond the powers
of the ape-man.
We now had but to pass through the balance of the Band-lu territory and that of the Kro-lu to be within the confines of her own land; but that meant traversing thirty-five miles of hostile country filled with every imaginable terror, and possibly many beyond the powers
Her eyebrows were full, even, and arched beyond the power
of art to imitate.
There is something crucial, and something triumphant, not beyond the power
, but hitherto beyond the imagination of men in this effect, which is not solicited, not forced, not in the least romantic, but comes naturally, almost inevitably, from the make of man.
But to forget what had happened, or to feel satisfied with my position, was beyond the power
of my will.
My longing was beyond the power
of opposition; I closed my eyes, stretched out my arms toward the god of my vocation and felt myself drawn with the suddenness of thought through the trackless immensity of space.
So quickly had they worked and to such good purpose, that I was utterly beyond the power
to resist them by the time I was fully awake.
But in Europe everywhere except in the mountains, the water is flat and insipid beyond the power
of words to describe.
He gave the shrug of his country - that delicate gesture which is done almost entirely with the back - a subtlety beyond the power
of British shoulders.
Yes," continued the duke, "really, I feel bored today beyond the power