Whether to admit Hercules among us or not, concerning this I long remained dubious: for though according to the Greek mythologies, that antique Crockett and Kit Carson --that brawny doer of rejoicing good deeds, was swallowed down
and thrown up by a whale; still, whether that strictly makes a whaleman of him, that might be mooted.
Here do I sit now, The desert nigh, and yet I am So far still from the desert, Even in naught yet deserted: That is, I'm swallowed down
By this the smallest oasis--: --It opened up just yawning, Its loveliest mouth agape, Most sweet-odoured of all mouthlets: Then fell I right in, Right down, right through--in 'mong you, Ye friendly damsels dearly loved!
Therefore he kept no blind outlook, but watched and swallowed down
his children: and unceasing grief seized Rhea.
When Tom got out and ran down to breakfast at Harrowell's they were missing, and Stumps informed him that they had swallowed down
their breakfasts and gone off together--where, he couldn't say.
"Well, I have seen some very curious machines too," said Newman; "and once, in a needle factory, I saw a gentleman from the city, who had stopped too near one of them, picked up as neatly as if he had been prodded by a fork, swallowed down
straight, and ground into small pieces."
When one of the chickens was swallowed down
, and still her master did not come, Gretel looked at the other and said: 'What one is, the other should be likewise, the two go together; what's right for the one is right for the other; I think if I were to take another draught it would do me no harm.' So she took another hearty drink, and let the second chicken follow the first.
Redknapp and Edmonds both swallowed down
the brains and were faced with one last challenge.
But, despite appearing at the Parole Board meeting in person to read out an emotional victim impact statement about Sylvestre, Katie has swallowed down
her fears to focus on her upcoming Strictly Come Dancing stint.
"Jordanian TV presenter Mohammad Rakan Al-Gadah confidently and clearly brings to our timelines a collection of thoughts and opinions that undoubtedly would have been better off being written down on a piece of toilet paper and swallowed down
Back in the house he had swallowed down
his food quickly: he wanted to be ready out on Cae Cefn before all the boys came up the tunnel through the wood.
One might see another informal visit soon to Raiwind by the prime minister, but the bone of contention now lies wedged too deep to be swallowed down
, by the man on the hill.
Food writer Nigella Lawson cures her hangover by consuming prairie oyster, which consists of an egg yolk, Tabasco, Worcester sauce, brandy and vinegar - all swallowed down
in one gulp.
The digestive juices also contain air that has been swallowed down
as we eat, this gas is squeezed through the juices, creating vibrations which we hear as a rumbling sound.
Next came a huge beetle larva whose head had to be bitten off before it could be swallowed down
The bargain finally struck, he swallowed down
some chicken with all the gusto of Jennie Bond eating grubs in the jungle and ran off into the living room.