The fish flipped and dived back into the water.
He walked out again, and she tossed the fish and hid the rope, straightening just as he reappeared.
Fish in a barrel, he said.
Old story-tellers say that he alighted on the back of a large fish, called a dolphin, which had been charmed by his music and was swimming near the ship.
I ate very small fish for supper.
I would drink deeper; fish in the sky, whose bottom is pebbly with stars.
We'll worry about breakfast later? right now we have other fish to fry.
These are all very firm fish, and weigh more than their size promises.
I have sometimes disturbed a fish hawk sitting on a white pine over the water; but I doubt if it is ever profaned by the wind of a gull, like Fair Haven.
Dusty wouldn't be there to fish her out as he had Darian.
He opened the refrigerator and took out the fish that had been thawing.
Give him a week and he'll float in somewhere down south of here if the fish don't eat him first.
Sugarmaking, the distillation of rice-spirit, silk-weaving, fishing and the preparation of a fish-sauce (nuoc-mam) made from decayed fish, and the manufacture of salt from sea-water and of lime are carried on in many localities.
Fish abound in its waters, which are sweet, save at low-level, when they become brackish.
Once the amount the fish seller requested is reached, the loan is funded and funds are transferred to her.
What reasonable man ever supposed that ornaments were something outward and in the skin merely--that the tortoise got his spotted shell, or the shell-fish its mother-o'-pearl tints, by such a contract as the inhabitants of Broadway their Trinity Church?
Hannah had succeeded in landing a big fish blueblood, a descendant of Italian royalty, whose old money placated the chilly welcome she received into a lifestyle far, far different from her own.
He tossed fish tied together on a rope into the center of the cave, ignoring her inspection.
He has to be out there, caught in the seaweed at the bottom of Chesapeake Bay, with the fish and crabs having a party, getting as bloated as the fat Wassermann twin lying on the slab at the Norfolk morgue.
I haven't been lying to you and I haven't for one minute been seeing you so I could fish for information.
They are similar to those found in rivers; but as there are no suckers nor lampreys here, I know not by what fish they could be made.
Moreover, when at the pond, I wished sometimes to add fish to my fare for variety.
Commonly they did not think that they were lucky, or well paid for their time, unless they got a long string of fish, though they had the opportunity of seeing the pond all the while.
I have found repeatedly, of late years, that I cannot fish without falling a little in self-respect.
Such a man has some right to fish, and I love to see nature carried out in him.
It is surprising that they are caught here--that in this deep and capacious spring, far beneath the rattling teams and chaises and tinkling sleighs that travel the Walden road, this great gold and emerald fish swims.
Do you ever fish here?
Oh, I'd love to come here and fish sometime.
I don't believe in catch-and-release except if the fish is simply too small.
Daniel Brennan came calling and the county was reduced of fish by his visit.
Her eyes fell to the fish, and her nose wrinkled.
Rice is the chief article of export, dried or salted fish, pepper and cotton ranking next in order of value.
It is the largest peanut market in the world, is in a great truck-gardening region, and makes large shipments of cotton (822,930 bales in 1905), oysters, coal, fertilizers, lumber, grain, fruits, wine, vegetables, fish and live stock.
Alex had written the Game and Fish Commissions in several western states, hoping for a chance at a mountain goat or sheep.
Dean thought a dead fish might have been more appropriate.
The drinks arrived in glasses better designed for raising fish than serving alcohol—a sure hit with the traveling salesmen.
I'll believe it when they fish his body out of the drink, which they won't, 'cause it ain't there.
Only a few of them still move, rise, and feebly fly to settle on the enemy's hand, lacking the spirit to die stinging him; the rest are dead and fall as lightly as fish scales.
"Fish!" cried the kitten.
"Fish!" cried Jim, with a sniff.
There were pigs and goats on the island, and plenty of fish could be caught from the shore.
"My good men," he said, "how many fish do you expect to draw in this time?"