If I had not run away from home and if Father were here now, I should not be dying of hunger
. Oh, how horrible it is to be hungry!"
Withdrawing my hand when another hand already stretcheth out to it; hesitating like the cascade, which hesitateth even in its leap:--thus do I hunger
"The Count of Monte Cristo!" said Danglars, more pale from terror than he had been just before from hunger
For, the time was to come, when the gaunt scarecrows of that region should have watched the lamplighter, in their idleness and hunger
, so long, as to conceive the idea of improving on his method, and hauling up men by those ropes and pulleys, to flare upon the darkness of their condition.
Also, we suffered from the cold, and later from hunger
These fragments of nourishment served only to whet my hunger
. At first I was surprised at this flood in a hot, dry summer, but afterwards I discovered that it was caused by the tropical exuberance of the red weed.
And, lastly, that this love, when it operates towards one of a different sex, is very apt, towards its complete gratification, to call in the aid of that hunger
which I have mentioned above; and which it is so far from abating, that it heightens all its delights to a degree scarce imaginable by those who have never been susceptible of any other emotions than what have proceeded from appetite alone.
Generalizing what occurs in the case of hunger
, we may say that what we call a desire in an animal is always displayed in a cycle of actions having certain fairly well marked characteristics.
"There is no occasion, senor, for wasting time or money on making that countenance," said Sancho; "for all that need be done is for your worship to show your own, face to face, to those who look at you, and without anything more, either image or shield, they will call you 'Him of the Rueful Countenance' and believe me I am telling you the truth, for I assure you, senor (and in good part be it said), hunger
and the loss of your grinders have given you such an ill-favoured face that, as I say, the rueful picture may be very well spared."
now began to cause more uneasiness than the apprehensions of surrounding enemies.
Tarzan grasped his kill and dragged it to the partial seclusion of the bush which had hidden his own near approach, and there he squatted upon it, cut a huge hunk of flesh from the loin and proceeded to satisfy his hunger
with the warm and dripping meat.
I felt light, and hunger
, and thirst, and darkness; innumerable sounds rang in my ears, and on all sides various scents saluted me; the only object that I could distinguish was the bright moon, and I fixed my eyes on that with pleasure.