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Sometimes Holmes would hurry on, sometimes stop dead, and once he made quite a little detour into the meadow.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The cows had been let out into their paddock, and their smooth sides were already shining with their new, sleek, spring coats; they basked in the sunshine and lowed to go to the meadow.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Believing their danger past, they sprang from their ambush and, chirruping something in their shrill little voices and holding up their skirts, their bare little sunburned feet scampered merrily and quickly across the meadow grass.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But this whitish house with the grey roof, and the wing thrown out at right angles, lying unfortunately low on the meadow with a fringe of trees on the bank above it so that smoke curled up to the nests of the rooks, was a desirable house to live in.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
He had come on horseback, and must have passed through the neighbouring fields; for his horse was tied to the meadow side of the fence, within a few paces.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Then she drove on the geese, and sat down again in the meadow, and began to comb out her hair as before; and Curdken ran up to her, and wanted to take hold of it; but she cried out quickly:.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
Besides the accommodation which these stations afforded, many hundreds had perched themselves on the branches of the trees which surrounded the meadow; and even the steeple of a country church, at some distance, was crowded with spectators.
In the meadow before the door lay three harrows, through which, in disorder, grew all the flowers of May.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
SHE had tripped into the meadow to teach the lambs a pretty educational dance and found that the lambs were wolves.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
In a long strip of meadow land, where there was ample space for all, they were thus divided, forming three distinct parties; and to that party of the three which boasted least animation, and least complaisance, Anne necessarily belonged.
True, they rather order me about some, and make me jump from spar to spar, like a grasshopper in a May meadow.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context