1 But immediately through this opening twenty more shots were fired, and the flame, rushing up like fire from the crater of a volcano, soon reached the tapestry, which it quickly devoured.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 77. Haidee.
2 You look a raight down dacent little crater.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXIX
3 He brought out his sentences in short violent jerks, as though they were forced up from a deep inner crater of indignation.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 2: Chapter 11
4 On arriving in Paris, it beheld the crater close at hand; it felt those ashes which scorched its feet, and it changed its mind; it returned to the stammer of a charter.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVII—IS WATERLOO TO BE CONSIDERED GOOD?
5 These squares were no longer battalions, they were craters; those cuirassiers were no longer cavalry, they were a tempest.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE PLATEAU OF MONT-SAINT-JEAN
6 It almost seemed to him that unknown craters were forming in his bosom.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VII—TO ONE SADNESS OPPOSE A SADNESS AND A HALF
7 The globe does not perish, because it has these wounds, craters, eruptions, sulphur pits, here and there, nor because of a volcano which ejects its pus.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 7: CHAPTER IV—THE TWO DUTIES: TO WATCH AND TO HOPE
8 And all the while their batteries poured shells into Atlanta, killing people in their homes, ripping roofs off buildings, tearing huge craters in the streets.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XVIII