Who could have prophesied in what way any of these inspired law-breakers would break
the law, what new type of perfect imperfection they would create?
With four hundred miles of trail still between him and Dawson, he could ill afford to have madness break
out among his dogs.
The referee clutched each by the shoulder and sundered them violently, passing quickly between them as he thrust them backward in order to make a clean break
--Or was it a sermon of death that called holy what contradicted and dissuaded from life?--O my brethren, break
up for me the old tables!
And now having got so far, my master went on to break
me to harness; there were more new things to wear.
While they were busy stripping the armour from these heroes, the youths who were led on by Polydamas and Hector (and these were the greater part and the most valiant of those that were trying to break
through the wall and fire the ships) were still standing by the trench, uncertain what they should do; for they had seen a sign from heaven when they had essayed to cross it--a soaring eagle that flew skirting the left wing of their host, with a monstrous blood-red snake in its talons still alive and struggling to escape.
"Wherefore, ye also mean that when he saith none can break
the spell --"
When they perceived in him signs of exhaustion, and he could no longer be provoked to make battle, they would dismount from their horses, approach him in the rear, and seizing him by the tail, jerk him from side to side, and drag him backward; until the frantic animal, gathering fresh strength from fury, would break
from them, and rush, with flashing eyes and a hoarse bellowing, upon any enemy in sight; but in a little while, his transient excitement at an end, would pitch headlong on the ground, and expire.
If, seized by an intolerable boredom, he had determined to be a painter merely to break
with irksome ties, it would have been comprehensible, and commonplace; but commonplace is precisely what I felt he was not.
The time came when Kama was unable to go in the lead and break
trail, and it was a proof that he was far gone when he permitted Daylight to toil all day at the heavy snowshoe work.
There, in the back street he found one, the Break
Harling and Tony break
the ground and plant the garden, dig around the orchard trees, tie up vines and clip the hedges.