At that moment Schurka made a rush between his legs--the baker stumbled, the tray was upset, the rolls
fell to the ground, and, while the man angrily pursued Schurka, Waska managed to drag the rolls
out of sight behind a bush.
He felt for the bank roll
in the pocket in which he had been accustomed to carry it.
As he drew near the advancing soldiers, and as the roll
of their drum came full upon his ears, the old man raised himself to a loftier mien, while the decrepitude of age seemed to fall from his shoulders, leaving him in gray but unbroken dignity.
Jerry was so secure in his nook that he did not roll
a thousand waves to the rocks, so Swaran's host came on.
This man had to roll
the ball, to watch the stakes as they were laid down, to gather them off the colour which lost, to pay those who won, to do it all with the utmost dispatch, to roll
the ball again, and to keep this game perpetually alive.
As the Ghost rolled
her side out of water, the boat was lifted snugly against her, and before the return roll
came, we had heaved it in over the side and turned it bottom up on the deck.
On Billy's back, inside a painted canvas tarpaulin, was slung the roll
The stars that had flown to the roll
came back on the return swing of the ship, rushing downwards in their glittering multitude, not of fiery points, but enlarged to tiny discs brilliant with a clear wet sheen.
The first half-mile of the road is over bridges made of loose planks laid across two parallel poles, which tilt up as the wheels roll
over them; and IN the river.
Sweet words falter to and fro -- Though the great River rolls
And the people - ah, the people - They that dwell up in the steeple, All alone, And who, tolling, tolling, tolling, In that muffled monotone, Feel a glory in so rolling On the human heart a stone - They are neither man nor woman - They are neither brute nor human - They are Ghouls: - And their king it is who tolls: - And he rolls