They were camped on a piece of waste ground beside the railway, and, being natives, had not, of course, unloaded the two trucks
in which Mahbub's animals stood among a consignment of country-breds bought by the Bombay tram-company.
So the Woodman went at once to the trees and began to work; and he soon made a truck
out of the limbs of trees, from which he chopped away all the leaves and branches.
Once they each of them earned a franc by loading trucks
with innumerable boxes of oranges that had been dumped down on the quay.
A few minutes later, filling the truck
with soiled clothes for the washer, Joe spied the hotel manager's shirt.
The bedlam increased as the animals were transferred from the wagon to a platform truck
, and when the truck
rolled up and stopped alongside Michael's he made out that it was piled high with crated dogs.
He developed too great a tendency to climb down from his truck
and fight with other drivers.
Those are the nearest truck
farms, and when they fail, as they often do, I am told, to supply the increasing needs, the managers have to express vegetables all the way from San Francisco.
said the hoarse gentleman, who was driving his donkey in a truck
, with a carrot for a whip.
I had a very good mouth -- that is I could be guided by the slightest touch of the rein; and that is a great thing in London, among carriages, omnibuses, carts, vans, trucks
, cabs, and great wagons creeping along at a walking pace; some going one way, some another, some going slowly, others wanting to pass them; omnibuses stopping short every few minutes to take up a passenger, obliging the horse that is coming behind to pull up too, or to pass, and get before them; perhaps you try to pass, but just then something else comes dashing in through the narrow opening, and you have to keep in behind the omnibus again; presently you think you see a chance, and manage to get to the front, going so near the wheels on each side that half an inch nearer and they would scrape.
The ringing impact of trucks
, the sharp whistle of the engines from the junction, mingled with their shouts of "Men from Mars
Twenty-seven carts and trucks
carried this money from the wharf to the provincial treasury.
At the top Tess was going to be met with the spring-cart sent by the Stoke-d'Urbervilles, and her box had already been wheeled ahead towards this summit by a lad with trucks
, to be in readiness.