With a final effort he threw himself from Numa's back and sought, by his quickness, to elude the frenzied beast for the fraction of an instant that would permit him to regain his feet
and meet the animal again upon a more even footing.
Leaping over his prostrate body, I seized the cudgel and finished the monster before he could regain his feet
Then he led the Saw-Horse back to where Jack was vainly struggling to regain his feet
, and after assisting the Pumpkinhead to stand upright Tip whittled out a new ear and fastened it to the horse's head.
Twice Turan struck it away as he sought to regain his feet
, but both times it returned with increased ferocity to renew the attack.
Not being held, however, Thomas was able to regain his feet
for the score, which was converted by fly-half Jack Maynard.
Christopher Samba made a hash of a clearance and David Ngog had enough space inside his box to regain his feet
and slide a pass back to Davies.
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The punch felled Jones for only the third time in his 60-fight career and, although he was able to regain his feet
, Green swarmed all over him, leaving referee Howard Foster with no option but to stop the fight.
Mellor almost restored Liverpool's advantage five minutes before the break when he ran clear of the defence and hit a stinging left footed drive which Newcastle keeper Tim Krul could only parry to Anderson, but the keeper then did well to regain his feet
and block Anderson's shot.
After five seconds he managed to climb up the ropes and regain his feet
but the guests at the dinner show were already turning their attention to the cheese and oatcakes, assuming it was a straight knockout.
Tracey managed to regain his feet
and claw the ball away for a corner.
As his nightmare debut was complete when he went full stretch to push out Danny Hill's 20 yarder four minutes later and was unable to regain his feet
in time to prevent the Cardiff midfielder completing the job.
"Then he did a cartwheel but started to regain his feet
and, fortunately, his nose was pointing in the right direction and he just made it over the line in front," said trainer's husband, Sid Page, yesterday.
Then, as he struggled inside the costume to regain his feet
, they nicked some counterfeit money.
His superb block denied Holland but he had no right to regain his feet
and stretch his 6ft 7in body to flip Robinson's follow-up over the bar.