yelled Daggoo, straining forwards
and backwards on his seat, like a pacing tiger in his cage.
With a shout, they took a mortal start forwards
, and slantingly ranged up on the German's quarter.
We struck for the stern of the texas, and found it, and then scrabbled along forwards
on the skylight, hanging on from shutter to shutter, for the edge of the skylight was in the water.
And when the nigger was gone he got up and walked the floor, backwards and forwards
, mumbling and muttering to himself and plowing his hands through his hair.
She was so busy in admiring those soft blue eyes, in talking and listening, and forming all these schemes in the inbetweens, that the evening flew away at a very unusual rate; and the suppertable, which always closed such parties, and for which she had been used to sit and watch the due time, was all set out and ready, and moved forwards
to the fire, before she was aware.
She sometimes endeavoured for a few minutes to read; but the book was soon thrown aside, and she returned to the more interesting employment of walking backwards and forwards
across the room, pausing for a moment whenever she came to the window, in hopes of distinguishing the long-expected rap.
Then my sole relief was to walk along the corridor of the third storey, backwards and forwards
, safe in the silence and solitude of the spot, and allow my mind's eye to dwell on whatever bright visions rose before it--and, certainly, they were many and glowing; to let my heart be heaved by the exultant movement, which, while it swelled it in trouble, expanded it with life; and, best of all, to open my inward ear to a tale that was never ended--a tale my imagination created, and narrated continuously; quickened with all of incident, life, fire, feeling, that I desired and had not in my actual existence.
We made her stop: she'd fain have ridden forwards
, afeard you should be uneasy.
We have oftentimes the honour to entertain your gentlemen in their travelling backwards and forwards
betwixt London and Paris, sir.
The playground was a bare gravelled yard, open to all the back of the house and the offices; and I knew that the servants read it, and the butcher read it, and the baker read it; that everybody, in a word, who came backwards and forwards
to the house, of a morning when I was ordered to walk there, read that I was to be taken care of, for I bit, I recollect that I positively began to have a dread of myself, as a kind of wild boy who did bite.
and began dancing backwards and forwards
in a manner quite unparalleled within my limited experience.
Then Umslopogaas leaped forwards
, and, bounding on to the great rock, stood there like a buck against the sky.