In another moment he would be clear of
the underbrush and ready for the rapid charge and the quick retreat that would end the brief existence of Teeka's balu.
But directly she is clear of the narrow seas, heading out into the world with nothing solid to speak of between her and the South Pole, the anchors are got in and the cables disappear from the deck.
There he sees the cable ranged, the windlass disconnected, the compressors opened; and there, after giving his own last order, "Stand clear of the cable
His teeth seemed perpetually to ache with desire, and in lieu of black legs he husked the cocoanuts that fell from the trees in the compound, kept the enclosure clear of
intruding hens, and made a hostile acquaintance with every boss-boy who came to report.
Never for a moment could she shake herself clear of
the water; Jukes, rigid, perceived in her motion the ominous sign of haphazard floundering.
He toiled on and did his best, while he renewed his resolve to steer clear of
Daylight in the future.
He seized Joe in his arms, lifted him clear of
the floor, and ran with him across the ring to his own corner.