came to England, and there the officers and the scientists, filled with compassion for the pitiful wreck of a man they had rescued
from the jungles, furnished Paulvitch with funds and bid him and his Ajax Godspeed.
Some two thousand must have passed at a rapid run, when the stream ceased, but I was not sure that all had been rescued
who had not passed the point of origin of the flames, and so to assure myself that no poor devil was left behind to die a horrible death, unsuccoured, I ran quickly up the gallery in the direction of the flames which I could now see burning with a dull glow far ahead.
He looked woebegone and yet ridiculous, like a man who has fallen into the water with all his clothes on, and, being rescued
from death, frightened still, feels that he only looks a fool.
The galleon was washed high upon the beach where she went to pieces; but not before the survivors, who numbered but ten souls, had rescued
one of the great chests of treasure.
When he cut down the second leaf he rescued
the Glass Cat, and Bungle was so frightened that she scampered away like a streak and soon had joined Ojo, when she sat beside him panting and trembling.
It is a hard, fierce, dangerous life, and I shall pray always that we shall be rescued
from it--for her sake.
On their return to camp after her rescue Virginia talked a great deal to von Horn about the young giant who had rescued
her, until the man feared that she was more interested in him than seemed good for his own plans.
Never was a more popular wrecked crew more merrily rescued
If I had only known"--thus runs the train of thought in the mind of John Want--"if I had only known, before I was rescued
, that I was to be brought to this place, I believe I should have preferred staying at the North Pole.
Evenings during the week he took her to see plays in which the brain-clutching heroine was rescued
from the palatial home of her guardian, who is cruelly after her bonds, by the hero with the beautiful sentiments.
But when rescued
from his danger, he forgot his promise.
In the next scene Theseus returns bringing with him the rescued