The man staggered back, reeled unsteadily and toppled over the side of the boat with a cry.
With a cry of alarm, the lad toppled into the water.
Wingate, shall we form a screen in front of you, or are you content to be toppled from your pedestal?" Wingate met the ill-natured sneer indifferently.
He was abashed; his fine speeches jumbled in meaningless fragments, his airy castle ready to topple on his unlucky head.
And then the crash or, if farther away, muffled explosion as another roof toppled in or cornice dropped off, as a house made of canvas drops to pieces in a play.
Let me not see this soul-house built of mud Go toppling to the dusta vacant shrine! Let me go quickly like a candle light Snuffed out just at the heyday of its glow! Give me high noonand let it then be night!
A bare board and an empty treasury may render a new course of plunder necessary abroad, in order to keep his Dukedom from toppling about his ears at home.
When he confided the excitements of the night to Henry at lunch next day, and heard in return his friend's news, nothing could be more plain than that they should set up lodgings together; and it was, therefore, to the rooms of which Ned was already in possession that Henry's cab had toppled with his various belongings, after those tearful farewells at his father's door.
"What the dl has got into her?" exclaimed the captain; "she topples like a mock mandarin; she used to be as stiff as a church!
Crowns and thrones have rocked and toppled of late, but our King and Queen, by their unsparing and unfaltering devotion to duty, by their simplicity of life and unerring instinct for saying and doing the right thing, have not only set a fine example, but strengthened their hold on the loyalty of all classes.
she cried, breaking free; and laughed, next moment, as he nearly toppled off the gate.
Accustomed as a rule to deferential attention, did he but say good-morning, by no means aware that his throne had toppled during the winter, he was still forced to perceive that something had gone amiss.
One of them stood with his gun still poised; the other leaned gradually forward and toppled at full length on the grass.
Slabs, pyramids, columns, shale, rocks of all shapes except round, lay toppling along the heaved ridge.
I'll look no more, Lest my brain turn and the deficient sight Topple down headlong.