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1  The former was the tomahawk in its passage; the latter the arm that Magua darted forward to divert its aim.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 24
2  Uncas pointed toward a rocky shore a little in their front, whence another war canoe was darting directly across their course.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 20
3  Abandoning everything to the greedy grasp of those around her, the mother darted, with distraction in her mien, to reclaim her child.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 17
4  Suddenly darting on each other, they closed, and came to the earth, twisted together like twining serpents, in pliant and subtle folds.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 12
5  Profiting by the momentary opening, he darted from among the warriors, and made a desperate, and what seemed to Duncan a final effort to gain the wood.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 23
6  The young Mohican darted away at the suggestion, and the scout had hardly done speaking, before the former raised a cry of success from the margin of the forest.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 18
7  Duncan heard the grating of the rusty hinges, and darting to the spot, directed by the sound, he met a long line of dark red warriors, passing swiftly toward the glacis.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 14
8  In the center of the little island, a few short and stunted pines had found root, forming a thicket, into which Hawkeye darted with the swiftness of a deer, followed by the active Duncan.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 7
9  Avoiding the horns of the infuriated animal, Uncas darted to his side, and passed his knife across the throat, when bounding to the edge of the river it fell, dyeing the waters with its blood.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 3
10  Bounding from his footsteps he appeared for an instant darting through the air and descending in a ball he fell on the chest of his enemy, driving him many yards from the spot, headlong and prostrate.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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11  Heyward watched the sun, as he darted his meridian rays through the branches of the trees, and pined for the moment when the policy of Magua should change their route to one more favorable to his hopes.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 10
12  But this state of things was evidently to be of short continuance; for the scout set the example of pressing on their retreat, by discharging his rifle, and darting from tree to tree as his enemy slowly yielded ground.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 32
13  But when he felt the fingers of Heyward moving gently along his own naked arm, he struck up the limb of the young man, and, uttering a piercing cry, he darted beneath it, and plunged, at a single bound, into the opposite thicket.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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14  Raising a yell that spoke volumes of anger and disappointment, the subtle chief, when he saw his comrades fallen, darted away from the place, attended by his two only surviving friends, leaving the Delawares engaged in stripping the dead of the bloody trophies of their victory.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 32
15  In vain did Uncas dart around the cloud, with a wish to strike his knife into the heart of his father's foe; the threatening rifle of Hawkeye was raised and suspended in vain, while Duncan endeavored to seize the limbs of the Huron with hands that appeared to have lost their power.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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16  But when the sun was seen climbing above the tops of that mountain, against whose bosom the Delawares had constructed their encampment, most were seated; and as his bright rays darted from behind the outline of trees that fringed the eminence, they fell upon as grave, as attentive, and as deeply interested a multitude, as was probably ever before lighted by his morning beams.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 28