untied


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They untied her hands, made her alight, accompanied by her goat, which had also been unbound, and which bleated with joy at finding itself free: and they made her walk barefoot on the hard pavement to the foot of the steps leading to the door.
With an elegant gesture she untied a ribbon so that her tresses fell over her shoulders.
Then slowly the Miller arose to his feet, and slowly and unwillingly he untied the mouth of the bag, and slowly thrust his hands into the meal and began fumbling about with his arms buried to the elbows in the barley flour.
But Dolokhov did not go away; he untied the handkerchief around his head, pulled it off, and showed the blood congealed on his hair.
Perhaps," said Dorothy, "if you untied him, he would go.
The antlered head was again hung over the mantle-piece in the hall, and the sofas were untied and placed in the reception parlors.
Tarzan untied the thong which held the mouth of the leathern bag closed, and permitted the contents to trickle slowly forth into his open palm.
Daylight hefted it absent-mindedly, and, still absent-mindedly, untied the strings and ran some of the gold-dust out on his palm.
Next, Lamai tied him securely with a sennit cord about the neck and untied the cords that bit into his legs.
He would stand up, with open eyes, and he would struggle and toil and learn until, with eyes unblinded and tongue untied, he could share with her his visioned wealth.
Certain countries distinguished themselves by their liberality; others untied their purse-strings with less facility--a matter of temperament.
The old fellow, curious to know the true story of the Marionette's life, immediately untied the rope which held his foot.