By this time, we had lost our foothold and were spinning round in the water, carried away by an irresistible whirl, for the water turned
with us and dashed us against the dark mirror, which thrust us back again; and our throats, raised above the whirlpool, roared aloud.
Blanche were still exchanging looks; while of the Prince and the German savant I lost sight at the end of the Avenue, where they had turned
back and left us.
With a cry of terror the foremost gorilla-man turned
to escape, but behind him he ran full upon his on-rushing companions.
With a groan I turned
away and buried my face in my arms.
Trent shrugged his shoulders and turned
to the coachman.
As he turned
, the little, mean-faced man drew a revolver from his belt and shot the giant in the back.
"It looks like it, doesn't it?" said Montgomery, and turned
towards the wake again.
Her attention wandered from the book, before she had turned
the first page of it.
Most eagerly of all her mind turned
to the wondrously exciting problem about to be solved: behind which of all these fascinating doors was waiting now her room--the dear, beautiful room full of curtains, rugs, and pictures, that was to be her very own?
the key of that chamber to allow the murderer to enter?--The nurses, --two faithful domestics?
He searched in every corner, he turned
his bed over, and shook it, and kneaded it; he looked in his brick oven where he laid his sticks.
While the count was being turned
over, one of his arms fell back helplessly and he made a fruitless effort to pull it forward.