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The troops were running in such a dense mass that once surrounded by them it was difficult to get out again.
They were running over the surface of a world frozen and dead.
PETER got down very quietly off the wheelbarrow, and started running as fast as he could go, along a straight walk behind some black-currant bushes.
After running seven miles or so, Pinocchio was well- nigh exhausted.
he said, splashing with his soaked boots through the standing water and running up to them.
But there was Alan, standing as before; only now his sword was running blood to the hilt, and himself so swelled with triumph and fallen into so fine an attitude, that he looked to be invincible.
The headless bodies of the foremost Scoodlers kept the others from running close up, but they also threw their heads in an effort to stop the escaping prisoners.
Would you--be good enough,' Alice panted out, after running a little further, 'to stop a minute--just to get--one's breath again?
The scent, though still good, is not so thick; there is no need of that, for in this part of the run every one knows the line which must be taken, and so there are no casts to be made, but good downright running and fencing to be done.
Into his mind came the conviction that he was walking and running in some terrible void where no one had ever been be- fore.
THEY asked us considerable many questions; wanted to know what we covered up the raft that way for, and laid by in the daytime instead of running -- was Jim a runaway nigger?
There was very little excitement in the station, as the officials, failing to realise that anything further than a breakdown between Byfleet and Woking junction had occurred, were running the theatre trains which usually passed through Woking round by Virginia Water or Guildford.