Some days later a bugle blast started Crittenden from a soldier's cot, when the flaps of his tent were yellow with the rising sun.
"Crittenden" by John Fox, Jr.
Will you help me put these flaps down?
"Sunny Slopes" by Ethel Hueston
Just then Rose saw something out over the ocean, sailing low and making a great flapping of black wings.
"Six Little Bunkers at Mammy June's" by Laura Lee Hope
The tent flaps had hardly closed on her when Daddy John attacked his employer.
"The Emigrant Trail" by Geraldine Bonner
Vollmar turned the head-flap back.
"The Mummy and Miss Nitocris" by George Griffith
He went to the flap of the tent, which, being down, did not give a view outside.
"Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue and Their Shetland Pony" by Laura Lee Hope
This makes small flaps to which crown may be fastened later.
"Make Your Own Hats" by Gene Allen Martin
The slit between the tails was the nose-line of the monster: whenever the tails flapped in the winter wind the dragons licked their lips.
"The Napoleon of Notting Hill" by Gilbert K. Chesterton
The sail merely flapped occasionally, and hung idly; and again the iceberg came grinding against us.
"Left on Labrador" by Charles Asbury Stephens
It spread out like a great, white bird with flapping wings and slowly fluttered to the earth.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
The tent flaps had been laced up and a solitary watch-dog was tied to a stake before the entrance.
"Lords of the North" by A. C. Laut
A huge bat flapped its sail-like wings in my face, and returned again and again, breathing a mephitic odour that caused me to gasp.
"The Rifle Rangers" by Captain Mayne Reid
Either it has you clinging on to the main sheet for all you're worth or else it dies away and leaves you flapping.
"Priscilla's Spies" by George A. Birmingham
As he spoke, Turkey Proudfoot flapped himself up and settled on a low branch.
"The Tale of Turkey Proudfoot" by Arthur Scott Bailey
Nugget stared hopelessly about for an instant, and then, with a shrill cry of fear, he dived through the flaps of the tent.
"Canoe Boys and Campfires" by William Murray Graydon
There were no seals on it, but the flap was stuck with gum.
"The Lion's Mouse" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
The land was wintry and the wind shrilled so that the attendant gulls flapped their wings hard in the face of it.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
I want to open the tent-flap for the sake of warmth.
"Blazed Trail Stories" by Stewart Edward White
When I recovered myself, I found in my bosom a little bird, flapping its wings, twittering and fluttering.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
There had been a fifth member of their party, Flap-Jacks' husband.
"That Girl Montana" by Marah Ellis Ryan
"I flapped wi my wings, master,
Till a' my bells they rang,
But still, the mair that I did flap,
Waken woud ye nane."
"The Broomfield Hill" by Andrew Lang
"How long I stood, I know not now,
Or how it gained near ;
But I heard the flapping of the robe,
O holy Father ! hear !...
"The Penitent's Confession" by Anne Bannerman
They all may home on a sleepy tide,
To the flap of the idle sail;
But it's never again the Nancy's Pride
That answers a human hail.
"The Nancy's Pride" by Bliss William Carman
But now the sky is green and gold,
The fiery sun has set at last.
I haste the flapping sail to fold,
And free it from the straining mast.
"Night On The River" by R S Ward
The north wind blows, and blasts, and raves,
And flaps his snowy wing:
Back! toss thy bergs on arctic waves;
Thou canst not bar our spring.
"Songs of the Spring Days" by George MacDonald
The hangings, rough with velvet flowers,
Flap on the latticed wall;
And oâ€™er the mossy ridge-pole towers
The rock-hewn chimney tall.
"Agnes" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Colbert Report' features Scott DesJarlais abortion flap.
Missouri abortion flap enters Tennessee race.
Apple Sanctioned in East Texas Over Deposition Flap.
Yahoo Draws Disgust in Flap over Jailed Chinese Journalist.
Police dispatcher fired amid Facebook flap.
THR's TV critic on Donald Trump and flap-jawed punditry (bad) and "The Daily Show" and Nate Silver's math skills (good).
Harbaugh, Schwartz, Downplay Last Year's Post Game Flap.
Team hopes to push aside White House flap, uneven performance against Capitals.
Komen exec quits after funding flap.
This cat is simply trying to use the cat flap to come into the house.
NY emergency boss fired in Sandy flap.
Restaurant manager quits after Facebook flap .
DA decision on gas flap charges near.
Teen returns to school after Romney T-shirt flap .
Big Bird ad causes a flap in US election campaign.