To divert my mind, I took up the newspaper which had covered the little basket of refreshments, and which now lay at the bottom of the coach, blushing with a deep-red stain and emitting
a potent spirituous fume from the contents of the broken bottle of Kalydor.
It was the mysterious, evil forest, a charnel house of silence, wherein naught moved save strange tiny birds--the strangeness of them making the mystery more profound, for they flitted on noiseless wings, emitting
neither song nor chirp, and they were mottled with morbid colours, having all the seeming of orchids, flying blossoms of sickness and decay.
Back and forth upon the floor they rolled, neither one emitting
a sound of fear or pain.
But when I would have called Woola to follow me there the beast whined and held back, and at last ran quickly to the first opening at the left, where he stood emitting
his coughing bark, as though urging me to follow him upon the right way.
And even he could not repress a start and an involuntary bristling of hair along his back when she suddenly leaped, without warning, straight up in the air, at the same time emitting
a long and most terrible squall.
The locomotive, its great funnel emitting
a weird light, with its sharp bell, and its cow-catcher extended like a spur, mingled its shrieks and bellowings with the noise of torrents and cascades, and twined its smoke among the branches of the gigantic pines.
Why assume that a doubled-up body, a contorted, purple face, and a gaping mouth emitting
a series of ear-splitting shrieks point to a state of more intelligent happiness than a pensive face reposing upon a little white hand, and a pair of gentle tear-dimmed eyes looking back through Time's dark avenue upon a fading past?
Once the jews' harp began emitting
its barbaric rhythms, Michael was helpless.
Here the earth is hot and cracked; in many places emitting
smoke and sulphurous vapors, as if covering concealed fires.