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He awoke frightened, and shifted his weight rashly on the log.
The light wind died down and left Lop-Ear on his log floating around a hundred feet away.
The moon was so bright I could a counted the drift logs that went a-slipping along, black and still, hundreds of yards out from shore.
Then I fixed the piece of log back into its place, and put two rocks under it and one against it to hold it there, for it was bent up at that place and didn't quite touch ground.
The man groaned a good deal and said he had overworked himself by chopping the logs, but the Scarecrow gave him two more tablets than he had promised, which seemed to comfort the lazy fellow.
Now the trunks of trees on the bottom, and the old log canoe, and the dark surrounding woods, are gone, and the villagers, who scarcely know where it lies, instead of going to the pond to bathe or drink, are thinking to bring its water, which should be as sacred as the Ganges at least, to the village in a pipe, to wash their dishes with
The logs swayed and chafed and groaned as fresh consignments from up-stream battered the now weakening dam.
He is a bold man among my logs, but," and he shook his head like a schoolmaster, "I know that before long there will be complaints of him in the court.
Among the other pursuits of Richard, he had a passion to keep a register of all passing events; and his diary, which was written in the manner of a journal, or log.
A broken-down miner lived in his log cabin with him and now cooked for him.
The wooden reel and angular log attached hung, long untouched, just beneath the railing of the after bulwarks.
Perceiving their simplicity, he cast down a huge log into the lake.