A hunter told me that he once saw a fox pursued by hounds burst out on to Walden when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, run part way across, and then return to the same shore.
It was but this present morning, as he rode on the omnibus from Richmond; while it changed horses, this present chronicler, being on the roof, marked three little children playing in a puddle below, very dirty, and friendly, and happy.
Thus prevailed on to at any rate taste it Stephen lifted the heavy mug from the brown puddle it clopped out of when taken up by the handle and took a sip of the offending beverage.
I picked the straightest line through the trees as I could, and started off, my boots slapping muddy puddles riddling the way.
Breandan’s hot blood trickled from his body, seeped onto the ground in a growing puddle.
Blood gushed to the ground in a dark puddle beneath me.
Splashing forward through the deepening puddles on the road, Emil pulled at his hat brim trying to keep the rain from his eyes.
Several long-decomposing barrels of spiced lizard guts leaked their contents into rancid puddles, adding their own gag-inducing stink.
Groping for the harness fastenings, one of the Dragonwackers slipped on the muddy cobblestones and went down in a murky puddle. “
Beakers had melted into coin sized puddles of glass, now dark medallions fused with the lab tables.