As he passed through the great hall and disappeared down the runway which led to the pump-room, I stole stealthily from my hiding place and crossed to the great door, the inner
of the three which stood between me and liberty.
A man at the far end motioned him toward an inner
apartment, giving no further sign of recognition until he had passed in after the caller and closed the door.
Tarzan will talk with your king," and so saying he pushed straight forward through the shes and the young who now gave way before him, making a narrow lane through which he passed toward the inner
And now, when she suddenly found herself in need of protection, here was the same young man turning up in a most miraculous fashion, and at the head of the terrible creatures of the inner
During the fight within the dark chamber, and while they had been dragging Tarzan to the inner
court, no word had been spoken, but now several of them exchanged grunting, monosyllabic conversation in a language unfamiliar to the ape-man, and presently they left him lying upon the concrete floor while they trooped off on their short legs into another part of the temple beyond the court.
Lady Lydiard dropped the unclosed envelope on the table, and ran--yes, short as she was and fat as she was, ran--into the inner
The other side discloses a broad doorway (closed by a canvas screen), which serves as a means of communication with an inner
apartment, devoted to the superior officers.
In the inner
corner of the room, near the head of the bedstead, there was a recess which had been turned into a little dressing-room, and which opened by a second door on the inferior staircase of the hotel, commonly used by the servants.
My apprehensions were confirmed when she unlocked the inner
door, leading from the courtyard to the sitting-room, and let me in.
The room had two windows in adjoining sides, but from neither could anything be seen except the rough inner
surfaces of boards a few inches from the glass.
Looking about me, I noticed a door in the wall opposite the window, communicating with some inner
The stony eyes, fixed as ever in their gaze, shone strangely with a dim inner
The roof ran up to an apex, and was evidently the inner
shell of the true roof of the house.
The first and outermost whorl has the rim broadest, and the seven inner
whorls are narrower, in the following proportions-- the sixth is next to the first in size, the fourth next to the sixth; then comes the eighth; the seventh is fifth, the fifth is sixth, the third is seventh, last and eighth comes the second.
life was so safe that they could bargain over externals in a way that would have been incredible to Aunt Juley, and impossible for Tibby or Charles.