"I have no shadow
! So then, it has actually gone last night, and not come again.
And why callest thou thyself my shadow
? Thou art not pleasing unto me."
How can she help it if they're all in love with her, and follow her about like shadows
So I stood for perhaps a minute, and then, with an eye to the trees still, turned westward to cross the headland; and as I moved, one among the lurking shadows
moved to follow me.
It was not until I had passed the high peak and found the river that my eyes first discovered the pendent world, the tiny satellite which hangs low over the surface of Pellucidar casting its perpetual shadow
always upon the same spot--the area that is known here as the Land of Awful Shadow
, in which dwells the tribe of Thuria.
He moved out of the shadow
, walking rapidly toward the graying east.
Like ourselves, I replied; and they see only their own shadows
, or the shadows
of one another, which the fire throws on the opposite wall of the cave?
"If I had been a scoundrel," answered the Shadow
, increasing its speed, "I should not have left you."
At the moment when he was coolly retying his shoulder knots, with his nose in the air, he saw the shadow
approaching him with slow steps, so slow that he had ample time to observe that this shadow
wore a cloak and a hat.
Succeed beyond your most sanguine expectations, yet you will always fetch up against the shadow
. You can't get away from it.
When the bank on the other side of the draw began to throw a narrow shelf of shadow
, we knew we ought to be starting homeward; the chill came on quickly when the sun got low, and Antonia's dress was thin.
While he trotted back with the message he was to deliver to the night watchman in his box at the door of Tellson's Bank, by Temple Bar, who was to deliver it to greater authorities within, the shadows
of the night took such shapes to him as arose out of the message, and took such shapes to the mare as arose out of HER private topics of uneasiness.