Those light, swift
fires, running about the country, seemed a part of the same kindling that was in the air.
One with a swift
stroke cut the throat; another with two swift
strokes severed the head, which fell to the floor and vanished through a hole.
They rushed madly, yet his feet were swift
as the swiftest; no wolf could outstrip him, and in him was but one desire--the desire of prey.
Then the Doctor asked Dab-Dab to fly up and tell the swallows that pirates were coming after them in a swift
ship, and what should he do about it.
Still the flowing stream Sweeps on, but the swift
torrents of green hours Are licked into the brazen skies between Their widening banks.
For when things are once come to the execution, there is no secrecy, comparable to celerity; like the motion of a bullet in the air, which flieth so swift
, as it outruns the eye.
With a spring as swift
and as noiseless as a tiger's I lit beside the guardsman who had moved.
Shan't we go on talking, and leave Swift
for another time?
At the same instant she turned her face upward toward the whirring sound of something above her, and there she saw a swift
flier dropping toward her, the head and shoulders of a man leaning far over the side; but the man's features were deeply shadowed, so that she did not recognize them.
Like a venomous snake the man leaped toward the stern of the boat, and with a single swift
blow struck Tarzan across the head with the heavy paddle.
What to you the friendship of Lop-Ear, the warm lure of the Swift
One, the lust and the atavism of Red-Eye?
second thought, he sat down again, pressed the electric button, and, while waiting for the club steward, reread the headline and the brief five lines.