10] The Persian might easily have admitted that Erik's fate also interested himself, for he was well aware that, if the government of Teheran had learned that Erik was still alive, it would have been all up with the modest pension of the erstwhile
In the instant that these thoughts passed through my mind I had turned to make for the window, but my eyes alighting on the form of my erstwhile
guardian threw all thoughts of flight to the four winds.
Jenssen, streaming foul curses upon his erstwhile
friend, burst into the tent.
All during the interview Carthoris watched, catlike, for some indication that Vas Kor recognized in the battered panthan the erstwhile
gorgeous Prince of Helium; but the sleepless nights, the long days of marching and fighting, the wounds and the dried blood had evidently sufficed to obliterate the last remnant of his likeness to his former self; and then Vas Kor had seen him but twice in all his life.
Quickly, the Belgian leaped over the prostrate form of his erstwhile
host, and without a thought of succor for the man in whom, for aught he knew, life still remained, he bolted for the passageway and safety.
Thus were the heavy clouds of fear slowly dissipating when a turn in the trail brought them suddenly upon the headless body of their erstwhile
companion lying directly in their path, and they were again plunged into the depth of fear and gloomy forebodings.
Gust, that he might the better observe, clambered into the branches of a tree to the rear of them, being careful that the leafy fronds hid him from the view of his erstwhile
An examination disclosed that five of our erstwhile
opponents were dead and the sixth, the Neanderthal man, was but slightly wounded, a bullet having glanced from his thick skull, stunning him.
First they had stripped them, and when they took account of the spoils of the combat they found themselves richer by three horses with full trappings, many pieces of gold and silver money, ornaments and jewels, as well as the lances, swords and chain mail armor of their erstwhile
With the instant that Tarzan realized the native's danger his attitude toward his erstwhile
prey altered completely--now he was a fellow man threatened by a common enemy.
In the great world, where great captains of industry die, all wheels under their erstwhile
management are stopped for a minute.
He was beset on either side by the merciless fangs of his erstwhile