The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
Speck was waiting for him, at his feet a creature Dusty couldn't identify.
The frozen sea beneath her feet was the color of tar, the black clouds above paused mid-swirl around a pop of blue sky in the storm's center.
He tucked his hands in his back pockets and shuffled his feet, the color in his face deepening.
Her bare feet made no noise as she moved across the room toward him, so when she reached his side he glanced up sharply.
If she just turned her head, she could see me, sitting comfortably a scant ten feet away in the darkened living room.
Old shoes will serve a hero longer than they have served his valet--if a hero ever has a valet--bare feet are older than shoes, and he can make them do.
Her fall was brutally interrupted by a rock ledge about five feet down.
She came to her feet, stretching her body to its maximum height.
Something about her feet hitting the floor in the morning seemed to trigger her stomach.
I pulled her to her feet and walked her out into the night.
Talon hauled her to her feet, holding her up by one arm when she wobbled.
With his head bent, and his big feet spread apart, he began explaining his reasons for thinking the abbe's plan chimerical.
This black-eyed, wide-mouthed girl, not pretty but full of life--with childish bare shoulders which after her run heaved and shook her bodice, with black curls tossed backward, thin bare arms, little legs in lace- frilled drawers, and feet in low slippers--was just at that charming age when a girl is no longer a child, though the child is not yet a young woman.
Multiple pairs of feet hurried down the hall and Connie was the first one through the door.
With planning and diligence, his business would be on its feet in a few years and she would be working in the pediatric ward at the hospital.
If you throw one more dead animal at my feet, I'm going to beat you over the head with it.
Why don't you curl up on the couch and get your bare feet off this cold floor?
I was dragged to my feet from behind by my captor as police burst through the door and the room ignited with the blinding glow of several flash lights.
I turned far enough to one side to see the lump of a body scarcely two feet away from me.
Just because I dropped at your feet whenever you called for five years doesn't mean I'll do it now.
At under five and a half feet, she wasn't sure how she was supposed to find her brother among the people around her.
He leaned against the wall a few feet from her, arms crossed and cold blue eyes on her.
He turned off the shower before lifting her and setting her on her feet in the middle of the bathroom.
Talon shoved her back into the valley with a snarled threat under his breath, and she hurried out of the trough again, breathing hard by the time she'd clambered twenty feet to the top.
Several squeals and grunts were instantly heard at his feet, but the Wizard could not discover a single piglet.
The girl took a leaf and rubbed it upon the kitten's paws, and the rest of the plant was handed to Zeb, who, after applying it to his own feet, carefully rubbed it upon all four of Jim's hoofs and then upon the tires of the buggy-wheels.
The Gargoyles were very small of stature, being less than three feet in height.
"You are at least six feet high, and that is higher than any other animal in this country," said the Steward.
I clung to her, trembling with joy to feel the earth under my feet once more.
He took her hands and helped her to her feet, his voice becoming soft and gentle, his gaze mystic.
Some of this dust was kneaded by the feet and wheels, while the rest rose and hung like a cloud over the troops, settling in eyes, ears, hair, and nostrils, and worst of all in the lungs of the men and beasts as they moved along that road.
Believing their danger past, they sprang from their ambush and, chirruping something in their shrill little voices and holding up their skirts, their bare little sunburned feet scampered merrily and quickly across the meadow grass.
In the middle of the wood a brown hare with white feet sprang out and, scared by the tramp of the many horses, grew so confused that it leaped along the road in front of them for some time, arousing general attention and laughter, and only when several voices shouted at it did it dart to one side and disappear in the thicket.
The chief action of the battle of Borodino was fought within the seven thousand feet between Borodino and Bagration's fleches.
Malasha, who had long been expected for supper, climbed carefully backwards down from the oven, her bare little feet catching at its projections, and slipping between the legs of the generals she darted out of the room.
Almost all day long the house resounded with their running feet, their cries, and their spontaneous laughter.
A tall, bald-headed old man with a red nose, wearing a dressing gown and with galoshes on his bare feet, stood in the anteroom.
Yet here she is lying at my feet, with her golden domes and crosses scintillating and twinkling in the sunshine.
Only among the back rows of the people, who were all pressing toward the one spot, could sighs, groans, and the shuffling of feet be heard.
He looked at the crowd, and rendered more hopeful by the expression he read on the faces there, he smiled sadly and timidly, and lowering his head shifted his feet on the step.
Like the seventh and last wave that shatters a ship, that last irresistible wave burst from the rear and reached the front ranks, carrying them off their feet and engulfing them all.