with his arms akimbo, so near to the flame that the smoke occasionally obscured his solemn visage, as it waved around the pile
in obedience to the night airs that swept gently over the water.
The flat began to leak and I climbed out on the pile
A little pile
of white and brown lay upon it close to the opposite edge.
So that the lofty pile
of sedimentary rocks in Britain, gives but an inadequate idea of the time which has elapsed during their accumulation; yet what time this must have consumed
The lower beds in this great pile
of strata, have been dislocated, baked, crystallized and almost blended together, through the agency of mountain masses of a peculiar white soda-granitic rock.
Wash Williams and George Willard arose from the pile
of railroad ties and walked along the tracks toward town.
His example was followed by others, who, as they drew the branches from the cave of the scout, threw them into one pile
, adding, unconsciously, to the security of those they sought.
Accordingly, I caught up my pile
of gold, stuffed it into my pocket, and, grasping my sheaf of bank-notes, moved to the table in an adjoining salon where a second game of roulette was in progress.
This hole filled, he heaped a pile
of fagots on it a foot in height, and set fire to it.
It is a big pile
now that I have got it--I don't yet know how big--but I do not think I would go through the last fifteen or sixteen months again for it; no, not if I knew that I should come out safe at the end, pile
As he took each article from the walls, he placed it in a pile
in the center of the room.
The Mangaboos drove the horse and the kitten and the piglets into this dark hole and then, having pushed the buggy in after them--for it seemed some of them had dragged it all the way from the domed hall--they began to pile
big glass rocks within the entrance, so that the prisoners could not get out again.
At first I couldn't make out the purpose of this mighty pile
of rock, unless it were intended as a rough and picturesque background for the scenes which were enacted in the arena before it, but presently, after the wooden benches had been pretty well filled by slaves and Sagoths, I discovered the purpose of the bowlders, for then the Mahars began to file into the enclosure.
Beside a charred pile
of timbers the Abyssinians halted, and Tarzan, sneaking close and concealing himself in nearby shrubbery, watched them in wonderment.
Dropping the handkerchief upon the dead man's neck the coroner stepped to an angle of the room and from a pile
of clothing produced one garment after another, each of which he held up a moment for inspection.