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Lady Arabella looked more than ever disdainful and was passing on; the mongoose jumped at her in a furious attack.
He made a furious effort and disentangled himself from Jimmie.
They looked wild- eyed, and as if amazed at this furious disturbance they had stirred.
Then recollecting the impossibility of outstripping the furious speed of an alarmed bison, he felt for his arms, determined to make head against the countless drove.
Then the witch was furious with the watch-dog and with the birch-trees, because they had let the children pass.
The blacks then abandoned themselves to the most furious orgies, and got fearfully drunk on "tembo," a kind of ardent spirits drawn from the cocoa-nut tree, and an extremely heady sort of beer called "togwa.
It was a rough, narrow trail, and led over an old lava flow--a black ocean which was tumbled into a thousand fantastic shapes--a wild chaos of ruin, desolation, and barrenness--a wilderness of billowy upheavals, of furious whirlpools, of miniature mountains rent asunder--of gnarled and knotted, wrinkled and twisted masses of blackness that mimicked branching roots, great vines, trunks of trees, all interlaced and mingled together: and all these weird shapes, all this turbulent panorama, all this stormy, far-stretching waste of blackness, with its thrilling suggestiveness of life, of action, of boiling, surging, furious motion, was petrified
Then he moved in his bonds, and his furious exertions made the ancient wheel of the pillory shriek on its axle.
Both of them uttered loud and furious cries, at the sound of which the whole of the first body of the advanced guard poured out of the guardhouse.
General Tufto was furious when he heard she was gone, and Mrs.
D'Artagnan fancied himself very cunning when advising Milady to renounce, by pardoning De Wardes, the furious projects she had formed.
All the blood that is in your husband's body could never quench the furious, surging rapture that is in my soul