The captain returned to the room, limping slightly and whistling a tune.
"I might as well go barefoot," she muttered, limping to the stove.
She squinted towards the blazing buildings to see a dark figure half-trotting, half-limping towards them.
External features and poetical structure.-These poems exhibit a peculiar metre, the so-called " limping verse," of which Am.
Still smiling, the French officer spread out his hands before Gerasim's nose, intimating that he did not understand him either, and moved, limping, to the door at which Pierre was standing.
Limping, Jade returned to the site where he.d killed Sasha.
In epic poetry Hephaestus is rather a comic figure, and his limping gait provokes "Homeric laughter" among the gods.
In 428 or 429 the whole nation set sail for Africa, upon an invitation received by their king from Bonifacius, count of Africa, who had fallen into disgrace with the court of Ravenna Gunderic was now dead, and supreme power was in the hands of his bastard brother, who is generally known in history as Genseric, though the more correct form of his name is Gaiseric. This man, short of stature and with limping gait, but with a great natural capacity for war and dominion, reckless of human life and unrestrained by conscience or pity, was for fifty years the hero of the Vandal race and the terror of Constantinople and Rome.