It was at this time, a year before, that young Spear
picked the spring flowers to take to his mother.
He could not put out a fire with a spear
, therefore he invented the extinguisher.
Unarmed and naked as I was, the first law of nature manifested itself in the only possible solution of my immediate problem, and that was to get out of the vicinity of the point of the charging spear
He practiced continually with the spear
, throwing it at some object ahead hour by hour as they traveled their loitering way, until he gained a proficiency such as only youthful muscles may attain to speedily.
Still, Amphimedon just took a piece of the top skin from off Telemachus's wrist, and Ctesippus managed to graze Eumaeus's shoulder above his shield; but the spear
went on and fell to the ground.
On his comely head he set his helmet, well-wrought, with a crest of horse-hair that nodded menacingly above it, and he grasped a redoubtable spear
that suited his hands.
It would be a shame to assail the animals with the spear
, when such multitudes of victims lie here, that will be lost as food for the want of mouths to consume them.
Scragga," roared the king, "let me see how thou canst use thy spear
To clamber up that slim shaft without dragging Ja down and precipitating both to the same doom from which the copper-colored one was attempting to save me seemed utterly impossible, and as I came near the spear
I told Ja so, and that I could not risk him to try to save myself.
Still clutching his spear
, he struck the water, and sank beneath its surface, plumbing the depths.
I have seen a man taken away from the stake after a dozen spear
thrusts had pierced his body and the fire had been lighted about his feet.
He came to Tarzan's side and pricked him with a spear