They all made a rush at Alice the moment she appeared; but she ran off
as hard as she could, and soon found herself safe in a thick wood.
Our train ran off
the line and pitched down an embankment.
He edged away, hanging his head, for a few steps, and then suddenly ran off
with ex- traordinary fleetness.
The next morning, he ran off
to Mamma Valerius, who told him that Christine had gone away for two days.
While thus seated near the threshold, an urchin of the family approached the door, but catching a sight of the strange guest, ran off
screaming with terror and ensconced himself behind the long straw at the back of the hut.
His horse would have ran off
, if a shepherd who was coming by, driving a cow, had not stopped it.
Brooke could not resist the pleasure of corresponding with Will and Dorothea; and one morning when his pen had been remarkably fluent on the prospects of Municipal Reform, it ran off
into an invitation to the Grange, which, once written, could not be done away with at less cost than the sacrifice
So saying, she ran off
to make her hasty toilet, leaving me to pilot my way back to my sitting-room, where, in due time, I was served with a cup of tea.