It was a brief lapse of concentration from his purpose at hand, catching the yellow-clad figure flowing through the curves and bends below him.
He's well formed, slender, not too tall, and strong - but bends with the wind.
Shortly after reaching Neheim it bends to the south-west, courses through the mining district around Hagen, and receives from the left the waters of the Lenne.
It has a river-frontage of 4.1 m., the Thames making two deep bends, enclosing the Isle of Dogs on the north and a similar peninsula on the Greenwich side.
With wrought iron pipes bends may be arranged, as shown in fig.
13 and 14), and pipes should be fitted with removable caps at the bends to allow for periodical cleaning.
The Garonne rises in the valley of Aran (Spanish Pyrenees), enters France near Bagnres-de-Luchon, has first a north-west course, then bends to the north-east, and soon resumes its first direction.
Borelli (De motu animalium, Rome, 1680), explained that birds are enabled to grasp the twig on which they rest whilst sleeping, without having to make any muscular exertion, because the weight of the body bends the knee and ankle-joints, over both of which pass the tendons of this compound muscle.
To `Ana, where it bends again to the south-east.
It also bends round the liver as shown FIG.
For the greater part of its course it flows in a south-westerly direction, but near Pertuis gradually bends N.W.
These features are especially marked when the river, after leaving the Basses-Alpes, soon bends N.W.
In its middle course the Daua has cut a deep narrowvalley through the plain; lower down it bends N.E.
It then bends north-east for 150 m.
The point of this gold indicator bends over the edge of the case, round which are set eleven raised points--the stem forms the twelfth.
She bends over her book with a look of intense interest, and as the forefinger of her left hand runs along the line, she spells out the words with the other hand; but often her motions are so rapid as to be unintelligible even to those accustomed to reading the swift and varied movements of her fingers.