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The big man had been wakened by the noise, and had fired both barrels of a shotgun into Nag just behind the hood.
The boy is safe, and it was I--I--I that caught Nag by the hood last night in the bathroom.
The hood bulged, flashed, was whirled off in a dozen tattered frag- ments of red flesh and glittering metal.
The living intelligence, the Martian within the hood, was slain and splashed to the four winds of heaven, and the Thing was now but a mere intricate device of metal whirling to destruction.
He guessed that the lady of the black hood was the procurator's wife of the Rue aux Ours, which was the more probable from the church of St.
He pulled the edge of the hood well forward over his brow before he muttered:
A mysterious, remorseless whisper came from within the motionless black hood at my side.
Said the White Hood (and he is indeed as old as the Jungle): 'It is long since I have seen a man.
I have never seen a White Hood, and I wish to see the other things.
I am Dr Hood, and my work is almost entirely literary and educational.
Never a word said Robin Hood, but he looked at the foresters with a grim face; then, turning on his heel, strode away from them down the forest glade.
The Robin Hood ballads are full of humor; they are full, too, of English outdoor life, of hunting and fighting.