It struck him just below the knees, eliciting a howl of pain and rage, and so throwing him off his balance that he lunged
full upon me with arms wide stretched to ease his fall.
gayly with my stick at a lamp-post and missed it, whereat a street-urchin grinned, and I winked at him and slipped twopence down his back.
He looked about him for an offensive weapon, caught up the snuffers, and, before applying them to the cabbage-headed candle, lunged
at the sleeper as though he would have run him through the body.
With the agility of a squirrel Meriem was upon her feet and at the same instant the great bull lunged
His only hope lay in throwing the creature off its balance, and to this end Tarzan straightened his body and leaned as far back against his captor as he could, and then suddenly lunged
The banth toppled sideways at the same instant that it attempted to spring; a raking talon passed close to Gahan's head at the moment that his sword lunged
through the savage heart, and as the warrior wrenched his blade from the carcass it slipped silently over the side of the ship.
One never moved from the spot where it stood when the avalanche of spears struck it, for two, perfectly aimed, had penetrated its heart, and it lunged
forward upon its knees, rolling to the ground without a struggle.
I felt the swish of the hatchet at it grazed my head, and at the same instant my shaft pierced the Sagoth's savage heart, and with a single groan he lunged
almost at my feet--stone dead.
He reached the brink of the well, stepped outward into space, lunged
forward, and shot downward into the inky depths below.
There was no sound, barely a struggle of the convulsively stiffening old muscles, and then, with a push from De Vac, the body lunged
forward into the Thames, where a dull splash marked the end of the last hope that Prince Richard might be rescued from the clutches of his Nemesis.
What he had in tow, lunged
itself at him sometimes in an awful manner when the boat was checked, and sometimes seemed to try to wrench itself away, though for the most part it followed submissively.
Randall Margraves was quickly tackled by bailiffs as he lunged
at Nassar in the courtroom in Michigan, after the judge declined his request for "five minutes" alone with the sex offender in a locked room.