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We were all alone, in the dark, with the dark water that seized us and clasped us and froze us!
The fatigue we had already suffered did not prevent our continuing our march all night: at last we entered a plain, where our drivers told us we might expect to be attacked by the Galles; nor was it long before our own eyes convinced us that we were in great danger, for we saw as we went along the dead bodies of a caravan who had been lately massacred, a sight which froze our blood, and filled us with pity and with horror.
She looked at me as she flitted by, and though I may say I'm no coward, that cold immovable look froze the blood in my veins.
But the sight that froze me with apprehension was that of Dejah Thoris and Sola standing there before him, and the fiendish leer of him as he let his great protruding eyes gloat upon the lines of her beautiful figure.
The broad grin that had sat upon the sailor's face as he perpetrated his little joke froze to an expression of terror.