more horrible, it seemed to him for the moment, than the silent thing that he knew was stretched across the table, the thing whose grotesque misshapen shadow on the spotted
carpet showed him that it had not stirred, but was still there, as he had left it.
He met with more adventures than can be told, and narrowly escaped being caught by the Basking Shark, and the Spotted
Shark, and the Hammerhead, and he met all the untrustworthy ruffians that loaf up and down the seas, and the heavy polite fish, and the scarlet spotted
scallops that are moored in one place for hundreds of years, and grow very proud of it; but he never met Sea Cow, and he never found an island that he could fancy.
As they were eating they suddenly heard a loud noise and the sound of a bell that seemed to come from among some brambles and thick bushes that were close by, and the same instant they observed a beautiful goat, spotted
all over black, white, and brown, spring out of the thicket with a goatherd after it, calling to it and uttering the usual cries to make it stop or turn back to the fold.
She admired the spotted leopard skin that circled his lithe body from one shoulder to his knees.
Then, like a bolt from a cross bow, a mass of spotted, yellow fur shot into view straight for Akut's back.
Next, he hastened to his room, tore off the spotted
trousers which seemed in his eyes a link to bind him to the gallows, flung them in a corner, donned another pair, breathlessly crammed his night things into his portmanteau, locked it, swung it with an effort from the ground, and with a rush of relief, came forth again under the open heavens.
I watched the luminous waves that broke over my hand, whose mirror-like surface was spotted
with silvery rings.
Stop here," said I; "you are safe here"; and I started off at once for the Spotted
Dog, for I knew the landlord had a horse and dog cart.
In a few minutes, the pan having become thoroughly heated, I removed the slip, and, to my inexpressible joy, found it spotted
, in several places, with what appeared to be figures arranged in lines.
But Daylight, who had panned the spotted
rim of Carmack's claim and shaken coarse gold from the grass-roots, and who had panned the rim at a hundred other places up and down the length of the creek and found nothing, was curious to know what lay on bed-rock.
Speaker, I wish to hurl back an allegation and explain that the spots upon me are the natural markings of one who is a direct descendant of the sun and a spotted
The paper with the discarded sketch on it was found, but it was dirty, and spotted