We occupied, in this place, the centre of a vast glade
surrounded by the lofty foliage of the submarine forest.
Follow yonder green path till it leads you into a little grassy glade
, where is a crystal well and a hut of woven boughs hard by, and you shall see her whom you seek.
Then Robin took his good yew bow in his hand, and placing the tip at his instep, he strung it right deftly; then he nocked a broad clothyard arrow and, raising the bow, drew the gray goose feather to his ear; the next moment the bowstring rang and the arrow sped down the glade
as a sparrowhawk skims in a northern wind.
In a little moonlit glade
, a mile or so from the camp of the raiders, her rescuer halted and dropped her to the ground.
At the end of a broad avenue of firs a cool green glade
spread its grassy carpet in the midst of the surrounding plantation.
Very softly down the glade
runs a waiting, watching shade, And the whisper spreads and widens far and near; And the sweat is on thy brow, for he passes even now-- He is Fear, O Little Hunter, he is Fear!
A considerable open space, in the midst of this glade
, seemed formerly to have been dedicated to the rites of Druidical superstition; for, on the summit of a hillock, so regular as to seem artificial, there still remained part of a circle of rough unhewn stones, of large dimensions.
After going through the wood for about a mile and a half they came out on a glade
where troops of Tuchkov's corps were stationed to defend the left flank.
As he spoke, the forest pathway along which they marched opened out into a green glade
, which sloped down towards the river.
Taking the rope and leading the way, I passed through a glade
of tangled vines and bushes that ran between two wooded knolls.
Beyond was an open glade
, and in this were five of the most extraordinary creatures that I have ever seen.
Then while the whole glade
was filled with the savory smell of roasting venison and fat capons, and brown pasties warmed beside the blaze, and mulled wine sent forth a cordial fragrance, Robin Hood placed the Sheriff upon a knoll beneath the largest oak and sat himself down by him.