A few rough logs, laid side by side, served for a bridge
over this stream.
Before crossing the bridge
which led to Zembin, he confided the fate of his own rear-guard now left in Studzianka to Eble, the savior of all those who survived the calamities of the Beresina.
When I speak of the pure parliament," resumed the host, "I mean the one which Colonel Bridge
Say not so, my child,” returned her father; “but if thou venturest again as in crossing this bridge
, old age will never overtake thee, but I shall be left to mourn thee, cut off in thy pride, my Elizabeth.
Thanking the good woman, they started afresh and walked by the fields and across the pretty bridges
until they saw before them a very beautiful Castle.
She put her hand in his, and thus they went on, to a place where the reflected sun glared up from the river, under a bridge
, with a molten-metallic glow that dazzled their eyes, though the sun itself was hidden by the bridge
He went back to the hotel, where he and Dallas were to meet; and together they walked again across the Place de la Concorde and over the bridge
that leads to the Chamber of Deputies.
of Sighs, of course--and next the Church and the Great Square of St.
In the incomprehensible plan of these streets, one distinguished likewise, on looking attentively, two clusters of great streets, like magnified sheaves of grain, one in the University, the other in the Town, which spread out gradually from the bridges
to the gates.
Kutuzov fell back toward Vienna, destroying behind him the bridges
over the rivers Inn (at Braunau) and Traun (near Linz).
Under his tumbled sandy hair his head seemed as hard and powerful as a catapult, and his shoulders looked strong enough in themselves to support a span of any one of his ten great bridges
that cut the air above as many rivers.
If it goes on like this, some of the bridges
will be down; that's what I'm afraid of.