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Beneath the second dial he found the steel pin severed as in the other, but the controlling mechanism had first been set for a point upon the western hemisphere.
A brown hand shot down with a keen blade and severed the strap about his waist and giant muscles lifted him bodily from his seat.
With great care he draped the robe about him; the bloody blotch that had covered the severed neck he arranged about his own head.
You saw," he muttered, "and if you tell them, He Who Speaks for Luata will have my wings severed while still I live and my head will be severed and I shall be cast into the River of Death, for thus it happens even to the highest who slay one of the red robe.
severed human head at the feet of his opponents and asked them to
One of the fellows stopped and severed the bonds that held my ankles.
She dropped my weapons at my feet, and, snatching the knife from its resting place, severed the bonds that held me.
Holding a microscope to the first-mentioned red ant, I saw that, though he was assiduously gnawing at the near fore leg of his enemy, having severed his remaining feeler, his own breast was all torn away, exposing what vitals he had there to the jaws of the black warrior, whose breastplate was apparently too thick for him to pierce; and the dark carbuncles of the sufferer's eyes shone with ferocity such as war only could excite.
A heavy swivel-hook, baited with fat salt-pork, was dropped overside; and by the time I had compressed the severed veins and arteries, the sailors were singing and heaving in the offending monster.
That union can only be severed by a crime, and a crime of that nature brings its own chastisement.
He stood, a moment, regarding the effect of the blow, with that sort of contempt with which a giant might be supposed to contemplate the puny resistance of a dwarf, and then flourishing the implement above his head, with the grace and dexterity with which a master of the art of offence would wield his nobler though less useful weapon, he quickly severed the trunk of the tree, bringing its tall top crashing to the earth in submission to his prowess.
According to the findings of the reports, the cause of their deaths was severed limbs and broken bones.

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