The gods of the hearth exist for us still; and let all new faith be tolerant of that fetishism, lest it bruise its own roots
Now I had grown tall and overshadowed him; therefore he would root
Then he went up to it, turned it into stone, and drove it down with the flat of his hand so as to root
it in the ground.
Their rifles being thus rendered useless, they were unable to procure food by hunting and had to depend upon roots
and wild fruits for subsistence.
Pretty well done,' shouted Toby underneath me; 'you are nimbler than I thought you to be--hopping about up there from root
like any young squirrel.
The path, which was not an ordinary path and which consisted, for a man, in wide strides from root
, and for a dog in four-legged leaps and plunges, was new to Jerry.
The next evening, at about the same hour, accompanied by two others whose names are not recalled, they were again on the porch of the Harding house, and again the mysterious phenomenon occurred: the vine was violently agitated while under the closest scrutiny from root
to tip, nor did their combined strength applied to the trunk serve to still it.
If they drank root
beer or sarsaparilla, I drank root
beer or sarsaparilla with them.
I've given him up for my part - fairly disowned him - cast him off, root
And when the sun was up they were scorched, and because they had no root
they withered away.
Sit you here while I search the woods for the herbs and roots
that must be our sustenance; and, having eaten, you shall lean on me, and we will turn our faces homeward.
There stands an old tree, cut it down, and you will find something at the roots