However, he determined to manage more cleverly than his brother, and got together a rich present of gold and fine horses for the king; and thought he must have a much larger gift in return; for if his brother had received so much for only a turnip, what must his present be wroth
The Sheriff of Nottingham waxed wroth
at the report, but all his traps and excursions failed to catch the outlaws.
I remember, when spending several months in the East End of London, during which time I wrote a book and adventured much amongst the worst of the slum classes, that I got drunk several times and was mightily wroth
with myself because it interfered with my writing.
Then was Arthur wroth
and said to himself, 'I will ride to the churchyard, and take the sword with me that sticketh in the stone, for my brother Sir Kay shall not be without a sword this day.' So when he came to the churchyard Sir Arthur alit and tied his horse to the stile, and so he went to the tent and found no knights there, for they were at the jousting, and so he handled the sword by the handles, and lightly and fiercely pulled it out of the stone, and took his horse and rode his way until he came to his brother Sir Kay, and delivered him the sword.
ANTIGONE But, brother, why shouldst thou be wroth
So, while the blacks were wroth
at the continued pilfering of their fields, they were not discouraged in their efforts to cultivate the land, as would have been the case had Tarzan permitted his people to lay waste the plantation wantonly.
"That is neither here nor there," said I, for I was growing very wroth
Why, my father is a bitter man when he is wroth
, but hath never called me such a name as that.
Do you know that not two moons gone the king was wroth
with you because he fell sick, and would have caused you to be slain had I not pleaded for you and called his oath to mind?
At this the innkeeper waxed very wroth
, and threatened if he did not pay to compel him in a way that he would not like.
I have a son too, and I should be very wroth
with those who detained him from me after a three months' voyage."
Tarzan saw and was wroth
. He loved a fair fight, but the thing which this ape contemplated revolted him.