The mother glided
into the room, and stopped at the table on which I had laid my pocket-book and pencil when I could no longer write.
As they glided
onward, however, they regained heart and hope.
Saying these words, she had tied and buttoned on the child's simple outfit, and, taking him in her arms, she whispered to him to be very still; and, opening a door in her room which led into the outer verandah, she glided
While she was talking like this she had lighted the gas and with the last words she glided
through the bedroom door leaving me thunderstruck at the unexpected character of her thoughts.
This offended Alice a little, so there was no more conversation for a minute or two, while the boat glided
gently on, sometimes among beds of weeds (which made the oars stick fast in the water, worse then ever), and sometimes under trees, but always with the same tall river-banks frowning over their heads.
The people often stepped aboard the raft, as we glided
along the grassy shores, and gossiped with us and with the crew for a hundred yards or so, then stepped ashore again, refreshed by the ride.
Back water,” cried Natty, as the canoe glided
over the place where the spear had fallen; “hold water, John.
As he glided
down a bye street, a woman with a little basket on her arm, turned into it at the other end.
The eight oars fell into the sea simultaneously without splashing a drop of water, and the boat, yielding to the impulsion, glided