There's plenty of these big, lumbering
fellows 'ud never have known their A B C if it hadn't been for Bartle Massey.
crash followed instantaneously, shaking the building to its very foundation.
The witchery of the dawn turned the gray river-reaches to purple, gold, and opal; and it was as though the lumbering
dhoni crept across the splendours of a new heaven.
Adjutant-crane brought up the rear, flying as though each slow stroke would be his last.
It is true that these monstrous creatures which we had seen were lumbering
, inoffensive brutes which were unlikely to hurt anyone, but in this world of wonders what other survivals might there not be--what fierce, active horrors ready to pounce upon us from their lair among the rocks or brushwood?