Then he seated himself again, adjusted his false head
, and said:
Again a head
shot swiftly out, and the great Lion went rolling down the hill as if he had been struck by a cannon ball.
The executioner's argument was, that you couldn't cut off a head
unless there was a body to cut it off from: that he had never had to do such a thing before, and he wasn't going to begin at HIS time of life.
, thoroughly sun-dried and smoke-cured, were found in abundance, but, with two exceptions, they were the heads
They had literally pumped his body full of poison, so that, with the coming of day, eyes swollen almost shut, he had stumbled blindly on, not caring much when his head
should be hacked off and his carcass started on the way of Sagawa's to the cooking fire.
She soon removed the clout from the head
of Goody Brown, and then fastening on her hair with one hand, with the other she caused another bloody stream to issue forth from the nostrils of the enemy.
, however, we put in a sack with weights, so that by no chance should they drift on the beach and fall into the hands of the niggers.
She asked herself the question and then, with a brave shake of her head
, she squared her shoulders.
and which was hidden somewhere under the glossy black hair) was fiery, harsh and haughty in the extreme, and it often led the Princess to do unpleasant things which she regretted when she came to wear her other heads
He continued gibbering and chuckling dementedly, to twist the bushman's head
back and forth and to feed the smudge with punk-wood.
The two sofas were now bound firmly together with ropes and clothes-lines, and then Nick Chopper fastened the Gump's head
to one end.
I will confer upon you the head
of a fox, so that you may hereafter look as bright as you really are.