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Turning quickly he saw that the thing was what he had immediately guessed it to be--a headless and wingless Wieroo corpse.
As he lay resting on the skull-paved shelf, he saw in the center of the vault above the river another of those sinister round holes through which he momentarily expected to see a headless corpse shoot downward in its last plunge to a watery grave.
Such was one of the favorite haunts of the Headless Horseman, and the place where he was most frequently encountered.
On mounting a rising ground, which brought the figure of his fellow-traveller in relief against the sky, gigantic in height, and muffled in a cloak, Ichabod was horror-struck on perceiving that he was headless! but his horror was still more increased on observing that the head, which should have rested on his shoulders, was carried before him on the pommel of his saddle!
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday criticised the Congress party for opposing the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and asked whether the party, which is currently "headless", has become "brainless" as well.
A suicide bomber killed two people in Egypt's restive North Sinai region on Thursday, a day after four headless bodies were found there.
Army troopers have found the headless body of a militiaman who was held in captivity by communist rebels more than two weeks ago in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur province.
Sauce Labs also announced the general availability of Sauce Headless, an offering that provides cloud-based headless browser testing on containers to facilitate fast and affordable early pipeline testing.
Like its predecessor, the PTI government appears to have little interest in appointing heads of the two main organisations that supervise the capital's public and private sector educational institutions, which have been headless for a long time.
HARIPUR -- The Haripur police have found a headless body of a matriculation student who was apparently murdered for having an illicit relationship with a girl.
A headless image of the Blessed Virgin Mary will be one of the religious artifacts that will be put on display at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila this week.