Wide, mossy moors, 2000 ft.
He saw the woman come into focus, and the man with mossy eyes released him.
It crossed her mind that he might trip on the mossy rocks, but he crossed the creek with sure steps.
He led her to a large mossy rock that was etched with a name and date.
The man with mossy eyes turned down a corner and vanished from his sight and thoughts.
Here were great oaks and splendid evergreens with trunks like mossy pillars, from the branches of which hung garlands of ivy and mistletoe, and persimmon trees, the odour of which pervaded every nook and corner of the wood--an illusive, fragrant something that made the heart glad.