We soon reached his cave
, but he was out shepherding, so we went inside and took stock of all that we could see.
It was on the third day after our forming our camp near the Indian caves
that the tragedy occurred.
There lies our only hope of even temporary escape; there we may find a cave
or a narrow ledge which two may defend for ever against this motley, unarmed horde.
Here in the dim light of their subterranean home the value of their great eyes was apparent, for these inner caves
are shrouded in perpetual gloom that is but little less than utter darkness.
With her means of protection gone, Lys was now at the mercy of the hatchet-man; nor was it many hours before he had caught her at the base of the cliff and seized her; but as he bore her triumphantly aloft toward his cave
, she had managed to break loose and escape him.
Her first act was to beckon me to follow her outside, and there she pointed to the explanation of our rescue from the bear--a huge saber-tooth tiger, its fine coat and its flesh torn to ribbons, lying dead a few paces from our cave
, and beside it, equally mangled, and disemboweled, was the carcass of a huge cave
In the hurry and confusion it had happened that all had not gained their own caves
shouted back Zarathustra, as he went away: "and what is mine in my cave
belongeth also unto thee, my guest!
As he drew nearer, he discerned the black mouth of the cave
Three days and nights of toil and hunger in the cave
were not to be shaken off at once, as Tom and Becky soon discovered.
Leaving Powell's body where it lay on the ledge I crept into the cave
So they turned and went around the bend in the passage, where they were out of sight of the cave
and Mister Yoop could not hear them.