The other trees of the forest did nothing to keep them back, so they made up their minds that only the first row of trees could bend down their branches
, and that probably these were the policemen of the forest, and given this wonderful power in order to keep strangers out of it.
The speakers of the two legislative branches
are vice-presidents in the executive department.
"They are not taller than I; there was one indeed that was considerably shorter; and why do they retain all their branches? Whither are they taken?"
I am now tall, and my branches spread like the others that were carried off last year!
The great tree with its entangling branches
rose gradually from the panther, who, feeling the encumbering weight diminish, quickly crawled from beneath.
I caught a glimpse of a hairy body like that of a reddish pig, and then it was gone amid a swirl of leaves and branches
But, look as I might, I found nothing but branches
, beautiful branches
that stood straight up before me, or spread gracefully over my head.
Chattering and gibbering through the lower branches
of the trees came a company of manlike creatures evidently urging on the dog pack.
They have no speech of their own, but use the stolen words which they overhear when they listen, and peep, and wait up above in the branches
. Their way is not our way.
Sometimes he takes the she with him and high among the branches
divests her of the things he wishes to bring home to Meriem.
She had even placed her precious balu upon the soft grasses and come a little nearer that she might better witness all that was passing in the branches
He broke off twigs and small branches
and flung them down upon our enemies.