A small white-headed
boy with a sunburnt face appeared at the door while he was speaking, and stopping there to make a rustic bow, came in and took his seat upon one of the forms.
The old, white-headed father, too--such deference--such respect--such devoted friendship-- he worshipped me!
I should have known that her heart was with the dark-eyed boy whose name I once heard her breathe in her troubled sleep; and that she had been sacrificed to me, to relieve the poverty of the old, white-headed man and the haughty brothers.
The white-headed old man followed her to the grave, and the proud brothers dropped a tear over the insensible corpse of her whose sufferings they had regarded in her lifetime with muscles of iron.
Receiving the top-maul from Starbuck, he advanced towards the main-mast with the hammer uplifted in one hand, exhibiting the gold with the other, and with a high raised voice exclaiming: Whosoever of ye raises me a white-headed
whale with a wrinkled brow and a crooked jaw; whosoever of ye raises me that white-headed
whale, with three holes punctured in his starboard fluke --look ye, whosoever of ye raises me that same white whale, he shall have this gold ounce, my boys!
"And is the heart of the white-headed
chief soft, and will he think of the babes that his squaws have given him?
When Anna went into the room, Dolly was sitting in the little drawing-room with a white-headed
fat little boy, already like his father, giving him a lesson in French reading.
The one exception was a sturdy white-headed
boy, standing apart from all the rest on a stool in a corner--a forlorn little Crusoe, isolated in his own desert island of solitary penal disgrace.
He applied himself, with redoubled assiduity, to the instructions of the white-headed
old gentleman, and laboured so hard that his quick progress surprised even himself.
There are also quite a few species included in the IUCN Red List, such as the red-breasted goose, the common pochard, the long-tailed duck, the white-headed
duck, the velvet scoter, and the horned grebe.The cold weather, a week before the count, increased the number of waterbirds wintering in Bulgaria, but it also froze bodies of water throughout the country.
Woodpeckers (Picoides albolarvatus) are an uncommon resident of the montane coniferous forests of the western United States and southern British Columbia.