Usage examples for willows

  1. I've taken a liking to this path through the willows." – The Miller Of Old Church by Ellen Glasgow
  2. " Well," said George, " three of us will go up the road, and cross over by the bridge, and the rest of you can go down the road, and get into the willows behind the mill." – Frank, the Young Naturalist by Harry Castlemon
  3. On the opposite side they could see the lawn of Grasmere, with its great willows dipping into the water. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  4. He rushed up to McCarty as in the mad fight under the willows and struck him a resounding blow. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  5. Thanks very much for coming, Willows. – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  6. He did not go to the training- table that night, and the moonlight found him under the old willows wondering and brooding, as he had been- long and hard. – The Heart Of The Hills by John Fox, Jr.
  7. Yet there was no foreboding of it in the calm noonday as he prepared his dinner in the shade of some welcome willows, the heat glimmering over the peaceful hills. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  8. He kept close in the shade of willows, and never walked across an open glade without first waiting and watching. – The Spirit of the Border A Romance of the Early Settlers in the Ohio Valley by Zane Grey
  9. So they went for Willows and brought him back with them? – Afterwards by Kathlyn Rhodes
  10. The land is very good, and we find some grass, best where there is no wood, except some willows and cotton wood on the islands in the river. – Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51 by E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
  11. He found the canoe behind the willows as Sam had said. – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton
  12. It was such a hot day, that I feared the poor men would burn to death, and called to them: 'Why do you not bring here our mare which is two days' journey long and half a day broad, and on whose back large willows are growing; she could make some shade where you are working? – Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians by Woislav M. Petrovitch
  13. We concluded that the battery was concealed behind the willows. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  14. Finally, after a long and quite unprofitable inspection, he turned aside to investigate a boathouse under the willows on Mrs. Lockyard's side of the stream. – The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories by Ethel M. Dell
  15. There, among the willows, the stream passed from ford to bridge, and on again, circling in loops and curves. – Beside Still Waters by Arthur Christopher Benson
  16. Windbreaks are essential; would make them of willows, by planting on north and south sides of the orchard. – The Apple by Various
  17. George leapt ashore, and Lionel remained under the covert of mighty willows that dipped their leaves into the wave. – What Will He Do With It, Book 7. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  18. I wonder what she is doing in the willows? – The Miller Of Old Church by Ellen Glasgow
  19. Returning to the main brook with Chiquita, we tied the horses to the willows and began a search for Vic. – Captured by the Navajos by Charles A. Curtis
  20. A heavy object rolled in the young willows and somebody shouted. – Northwest! by Harold Bindloss