So they oiled his legs until he could move them freely; and he thanked them again and again for his release, for he seemed a very polite creature, and very grateful.
Once more the tinsmith came to my help and made me a body of tin, fastening my tin arms and legs and head to it, by means of joints, so that I could move around as well as ever.
The Saw-Horse now became quiet, and held its legs
rigid; so that Tip, after several efforts, was able to roll him over and set him upright.
And Three- Legs
and all owners of things paid Dog-Tooth and Sea-Lion and Big- Fat their share in money.
Has that fellow' - to the man with the wooden leg -'been here again?
Creakle was in earnest, or whether he only did it to frighten me, I don't know, but he made a burst out of his chair, before which I precipitately retreated, without waiting for the escort Of the man with the wooden leg, and never once stopped until I reached my own bedroom, where, finding I was not pursued, I went to bed, as it was time, and lay quaking, for a couple of hours.
He landed on his head with his leg
in the air, his gun being wedged between two paving-stones.
He did it on a gallop, breaking the gallop off short by fore legs
And what would you want to saw his leg
off for, anyway?
One evening, as he rose from table, his legs
The deck-full of blacks shrieked their merriment, and Jerry, his rage undiminished, his immediate antagonist out of the battle, mistaking himself as the object of the laughter of the blacks, turned upon them, charging and slashing the many legs
that fled before him.
Sometimes he brought his grandfather, who always looked closely at my legs