Our party had halted at the entrance to the building
, and at a sign from the leader I had been lowered to the ground.
Had Judge Temple espoused the cause of any particular sect, the question would have been immediately put at rest, for his influence was too powerful to be opposed; but he declined interference in the matter, positively refusing to lend even the weight of his name on the side of Richard, who had secretly given an assurance to his diocesan that both the building
and the congregation would cheerfully come within the pale of the Protestant Episcopal Church.
Nothing occurred to interrupt my progress through the deserted pile I chose, and I came into the inner court close to the rear walls of the east buildings
Down through the twilight sank five attacking airships, one to the Navy Yard on East River, one to City Hall, two over the great business buildings
of Wall Street and Lower Broadway, one to the Brooklyn Bridge, dropping from among their fellows through the danger zone from the distant guns smoothly and rapidly to a safe proximity to the city masses.
Before going to Tuskegee I had expected to find there a building
and all the necessary apparatus ready for me to begin teaching.
The steward promised to do all in his power to carry out the count's wishes, seeing clearly that not only would the count never be able to find out whether all measures had been taken for the sale of the land and forests and to release them from the Land Bank, but would probably never even inquire and would never know that the newly erected buildings
were standing empty and that the serfs continued to give in money and work all that other people's serfs gave- that is to say, all that could be got out of them.
He wanted water more than any other thing, and so he kept on up a broad avenue toward the great central plaza, where he knew the precious fluid was to be found in a half-ruined building
opposite the great palace of the ancient jeddak, who once had ruled this mighty city.
were higher and much more pretentious in design and ornamentation.
As Turan had passed through the gateway into the city and taken his unhindered way along the avenue, twenty warriors had entered the city and closed the gate behind them, and then one had taken to the wall and followed along its summit in the rear of Turan, and another had followed him along the avenue, while a third had crossed the street and entered one of the buildings
upon the opposite side.
We changed our plans a trifle when it came to building
the palisade, for we found a rotted cliff near by where we could get all the flat building
-stone we needed, and so we constructed a stone wall entirely around the buildings
Slipping out, he turned to the right and in a few steps found a narrow passageway between two buildings
The fortresses were crowded with Mercenaries, the wind blew in the right direction, and up went our balloons from one of the office buildings
in the city.