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Across the trail from Werper the lion crouched for the spring, when suddenly his attention was attracted toward the horseman.
Or I was attracted by the passage of wild pigeons from this wood to that, with a slight quivering winnowing sound and carrier haste; or from under a rotten stump my hoe turned up a sluggish portentous and outlandish spotted salamander, a trace of Egypt and the Nile, yet our contemporary.
Slowly the thing approached me, when its attention was attracted by a huge slave chained a few yards to my right.