It became the great interior
mart and place of deposit, and some of the regular merchants who prosecuted the trade in person, under their licenses, formed establishments here.
But, just as there WAS the realm of Flatland, though that poor puny Lineland Monarch could neither turn to left nor right to discern it, and just as there WAS close at hand, and touching my frame, the land of Three Dimensions, though I, blind senseless wretch, had no power to touch it, no eye in my interior
to discern it, so of a surety there is a Fourth Dimension, which my Lord perceives with the inner eye of thought.
In the interior
are salt plains; silver mines and scanty veins of gold are said, likewise, to exist; and pearls of a beautiful water are to be fished upon the coast.
"Your pardons, Senors," he began, "but if it will please you to avail yourself of the humble services of myself, I shall have great pleasure in guiding you into the interior
. I have at my command both mules and boats."
I know the beach well, and can certify that it is as smooth as a grass-plot in a garden; the interior
of the grotto, on the contrary, is rough; without reckoning, monseigneur, that at its extremity we shall come to the trench which leads into the sea, and perhaps the canoe will not pass down it."
To the only spectator remaining on the other side of the street-- Alvan Creede, the banker--the interior
of the store with its inpouring crowd continued in full illumination; all the strange things going on there were clearly visible.
This is certainly the case; moreover, on the present coast of New South Wales, the numerous, fine, widely-branching harbours, which are generally connected with the sea by a narrow mouth worn through the sandstone coast-cliffs, varying from one mile in width to a quarter of a mile, present a likeness, though on a miniature scale, to the great valleys of the interior
. But then immediately occurs the startling difficulty, why has the sea worn out these great, though circumscribed depressions on a wide platform, and left mere gorges at the openings, through which the whole vast amount of triturated matter must have been carried away?
There was no sound, and he glided into the semi-darkness of the interior
My eyes had now become quite used to the subdued light of the interior
, and as I pursued my investigation I presently came upon a rough ladder at the far side of the cave.
I then saw that bees were not the only representatives of the animal kingdom in the interior
of this volcano.
Cautiously the prowler crossed the interior
. In one hand was a long knife.
Here she paused and looked about, and then as though satisfied that she had at last reached the place she sought, she pushed bravely into the interior
of the vile den.