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Usage examples for creek

  1. And if you'll believe it that man didn't like it; sez he real puggicky: " I hope you hain't any idee of marryin' the Jonesville creek, Samantha, because it won't look well in a M. E. sister and pardner." – Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife by Marietta Holley
  2. But since again no answer came, he shrugged his shoulders and turned towards the creek. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason
  3. Breakfast will be ready in a few minutes, and I want you to walk down to the creek and see the trout. – I Married a Ranger by Dama Margaret Smith
  4. Up the creek a ways some o' them was pannin'. – The Boy With the U.S. Miners by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. They went on, and when darkness fell they pitched their light tent beside the creek. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  6. We found the tide high, so we took off our boots and waded most of the way, and in time arrived at a creek up which the sea was rushing in and out with great violence. – Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines by H. Wilfrid Walker
  7. Oh, there's a creek right enough. – The Moving Finger A Trotting Christmas Eve at Warwingie Lost! The Loss of the "Vanity" Dick Stanesby's Hutkeeper The Yanyilla Steeplechase A Digger's Christmas by Mary Gaunt
  8. At length they all took up the trail for a way down the creek. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  9. The village of Creek Bend was sleeping through the Indian Summer day. – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  10. Ten miles south, at the ford of the southern branch of Grass Creek, she drew up her horse as the signal for their separation, and faced north. – The Free Range by Francis William Sullivan
  11. " Well- I told you how we stopped the fire at the little creek, didn't I? – A Little Bush Maid by Mary Grant Bruce
  12. I asked him here to go to Dock Creek with me. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  13. Give me what you pulled out of that creek! – 32 Caliber by Donald McGibeny
  14. And down to the creek went Daddy and Mother Bunker to see the riddle that Laddie had caught. – Six Little Bunkers at Uncle Fred's by Laura Lee Hope
  15. Deck saw that the enemy would soon be out of the reach of the rifles if they continued to follow the creek, and he ordered Butters to move his men to the left. – A Lieutenant at Eighteen by Oliver Optic
  16. Is it at the creek Carver's going to meet you? – Virginia of Elk Creek Valley by Mary Ellen Chase
  17. The Women's Club of Apple Creek is going to enter a carriage, and you know our club is to have the White's motor; it will be perfectly exquisite! – The Rich Mrs. Burgoyne by Kathleen Norris
  18. There's no other place on the creek that seems likely. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  19. Creek, is there a creek? – The Moving Finger A Trotting Christmas Eve at Warwingie Lost! The Loss of the "Vanity" Dick Stanesby's Hutkeeper The Yanyilla Steeplechase A Digger's Christmas by Mary Gaunt
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