The Sephalica, budding with young bees, Uprear
'd its purple stem around her knees :
The pony did not like it, sometimes so successfully resisting with spread, taut legs and mutinous head-tossings, as to overcome the jerk of the ropes, and, at the same time wheeling, to fall heavily on its side or to uprear
as the pull on the ropes was relaxed.
From a window of an apartment house that upreared
its form from amid squat, ignorant stables, there leaned a curious woman.
Their long, massive necks upreared
raised their great, gaping mouths high above our heads.
So he stood waist-deep in the grass and looked regretfully across the rolling savannah and the soft-swelling foothills to the Lion's Head, a massive peak of rock that upreared
into the azure from the midmost centre of Guadalcanar, a landmark used for bearings by every coasting mariner, a mountain as yet untrod by the foot of a white man.
He saw his vision coming true, and on the big flat was upreared
anew his golden city of the snows.
The runner passed them a dozen feet away, crossed the wet sand, never parsing, till the froth wash was to his knees while above him, ten feet at least, upreared
a was of overtopping water.
, with distended nostrils and wild eyes, was pawing the air madly with her fore legs.
These were inspired of Mars, but the others by Minerva--and with them came Panic, Rout, and Strife whose fury never tires, sister and friend of murderous Mars, who, from being at first but low in stature, grows till she uprears
her head to heaven, though her feet are still on earth.
on her own knees in an agony of terror, clasping his knees and supplicating him to desist.
Am I not utterly unclean, a wretch Doomed to be banished, and in banishment Forgo the sight of all my dearest ones, And never tread again my native earth; Or else to wed my mother and slay my sire, Polybus, who begat me and upreared
? If one should say, this is the handiwork Of some inhuman power, who could blame His judgment?
There would be a fleeting glimpse of the three men flinging water in frantic haste, when she would topple over and fall into the yawning valley, bow down and showing her full inside length to the stern upreared
almost directly above the bow.