And when this company had been ordered to stand aside also together with those whom they had smelt out, the king called aloud to the last of the witch-doctors, asking him of his name and tribe, and why he alone did not do his office.
Now the Isanusis, men and women, screamed aloud in fear, and cried for mercy, tearing themselves with their nails, for least of all things did they desire to taste of their own medicine of death.
"Yes, yes," said D'Artagnan, aloud
; then, in a low voice, "If I am your dupe, double Jesuit that you are, I will not be your accomplice; and to prevent it, 'tis time I left this place.
Then the Sheriff laughed aloud. "Why, how now," quoth he, "is thy proud stomach quailing?
Then Will Stutely turned to Little John and looked him in the face till the tears ran down from his eyes and he wept aloud; and kissing his friend's cheeks, "O Little John!" quoth he, "mine own true friend, and he that I love better than man or woman in all the world beside!
And later, as she read aloud
to him from "The Princess," he chanced to notice the stain of the cherries on her lips.
One hundred and twenty-five dollars is a great deal of money," he added, aloud
, "and the interest, at 7 per cent, will come to $1.75.
"That's why I am so grateful to you, Rodion Romanovitch, that you have not disdained my hospitality, even in such surroundings," she added almost aloud
. "But I am sure that it was only your special affection for my poor husband that has made you keep your promise."
"Look within, Bwana," he cried, "and you will see what are the jewels of Opar--you will see what the Belgian gave his life for," and the black laughed aloud
"Well, upon my soul!" ejaculated Miss Polly, half aloud
. "What a most extraordinary child!" Then she frowned.
"In what way has my behavior been unbecoming?" she said aloud
, turning her head swiftly and looking him straight in the face, not with the bright expression that seemed covering something, but with a look of determination, under which she concealed with difficulty the dismay she was feeling.
"You are at the foot of Glenn's," returned the other, speaking aloud
, without fear of consequences within the roar of the cataract; "and the next thing is to make a steady landing, lest the canoe upset, and you should go down again the hard road we have traveled faster than you came up; 'tis a hard rift to stem, when the river is a little swelled; and five is an unnatural number to keep dry, in a hurry-skurry, with a little birchen bark and gum.