And the grenadier of the guard urged the horses over men and bivouacs with bloody wheels and a double line of corpses
on either side of them.
With precaution I would go up the side of my own particular corpse
, and would feel her as cold as ice itself and as slippery under my feet.
of the daughter, head downward, was dragged therefrom; it having been thus forced up the narrow aperture for a considerable distance.
Flannelly lines ran through the honey-stores, the pollen-larders, the foundations, and, worst of all, through the babies in their cradles, till the Sweeper Guards spent half their time tossing out useless little corpses
The eight corpses
swung in their chains, a fetid, blackened, hideous, and indistinguishable mass.
Another of these magicians, by means of a fluid that nobody ever yet saw, could make the corpses
of his friends brandish their arms, kick out their legs, fight, or even get up and dance at his will.
Nay, the wives strive to be burned, with the corpses
of their husbands.
of those old fitful passions which had lain inanimate amid the lines of his face ever since his reformation seemed to wake and come together as in a resurrection.
Two of the corpses
appeared to have been partially devoured as though by wolves.
said the officer, pointing to the beams and the corpses
, and the French soldiers, after dispatching the wounded, threw the corpses
over the parapet.
A dolorous place it was, this canoe house, filled with groans and sighs, corpses
beneath the floor and composing the floor, creatures soon to be corpses
upon the floor, corpses
swinging in aerial sepulchre overhead, long black canoes, high-ended like beaked predatory monsters, dimly looming in the light of a slow fire where sat an ancient of the tribe of Somo at his interminable task of smoke-curing a bushman's head.
The number of corpses
was much smaller than he had imagined, only two more passing him before, at six hundred steps, or about five hundred yards, from the point he had taken to the stream, he came to the end of the tunnel and looked out upon sunlit water, running between grassy banks.
If nothing else but corpses
were eaten, death would be unknown.
A light hath dawned upon me: I need companions--living ones; not dead companions and corpses
, which I carry with me where I will.
Nor, in general, is it possible to secure it again until the whale is fairly captured and a corpse