In spite of heroic attempts, we did little more than effect a precarious lodgment.
"With the British Army in The Holy Land" by Henry Osmond Lock
At one glance Don Pablo saw that it would be a terrible calamity, should these creatures gain a lodgment on the balza.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
The spring sod, half rotted and loosened from the grass roots, furnished the best lodgment.
"The Wind Before the Dawn" by Dell H. Munger
All but a sack of beans found lodgment on that huge body.
"Colorado Jim" by George Goodchild
In search of her I went to the quarters where the others had their temporary lodgment.
"The Quadroon" by Mayne Reid
This will prevent the lodgment of the pus germs in the skin and the formation of more boils.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume II (of VI)" by Various
He seized a piece of loose rock, rolled it over the edge, and waited for the sound of its lodgment at the bottom.
"The Tale of Timber Town" by Alfred Grace
The other creatures of the animated kingdom that found lodgment upon the craft, were of various shapes, sizes, and species.
"Our Young Folks, Vol 1, No. 1" by Various
Now to find a lodgment for the night, and then to prowl round for a house.
"The Harmsworth Magazine, v. 1, 1898-1899, No. 2" by Various
It fairly took her breath away, and a sudden new sensation shot through her heart that had never found lodgment there before.
"Pretty Madcap Dorothy" by Laura Jean Libbey
A volley rang out, and bullets whistling over the heads of Hal and Chester found lodgment in Austrian breasts and heads.
"The Boy Allies with the Cossacks" by Clair W. Hayes
The Germans returned it, and effected a lodgment on the beach; and the skirmish died again to silence.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Ideas that come into the mind when we are in an apathetic state, make no permanent lodgment.
"In the School-Room" by John S. Hart
There are rumors of the enemy having effected a lodgment on the south side of the river, between Howell and Drewry's Bluff.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
When did military details of the sort begin to effect a lodgment in that head of yours?
"The Serapion Brethren." by Ernst Theordor Wilhelm Hoffmann
But he could find no opening in the armour of George Bremner for the lodgment of such information.
"My Brave and Gallant Gentleman" by Robert Watson
Warner now moved up, supported by Milo, and gained a lodgment on the White Oak road.
"Uncle Daniel's Story Of "Tom" Anderson And Twenty Great Battles" by John McElroy
I live entirely upon the insects which have already formed a lodgment in the distempered tree.
"Wanderings in South America" by Charles Waterton
He feared to offer money for his lodgment, at least until he could find a way.
"The Mountain Girl" by Payne Erskine
Who would guess that in the brain of a fly so much knowledge could find lodgment?
"My First Summer in the Sierra" by John Muir
And how all the night
I had dreams of the unwitting cause
Of my lodgment. How lonely I was;
How consoled by her sprite!
"The Missed Train" by Thomas Hardy
The claw of the tender bird
Finds lodgment here;
Dye-winged butterflies poise;
Emmet and beetle steer
Their busy course; the bee
Drones, laden, near.
"The Corner Stone" by Walter de la Mare
Better the pleasaunce-breathing Pipe for me
Than lodgment in that Great Menagerie
Where Birds of aureate Plumage preen their Quills
And Social Lions growl above their Tea.
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin
ROBERT MURDOCK. It is this—. How tell her!—
Your lodgment here last night, seen, known of all
These idlers of the Clubs, interpreted
According to their knowledge of a world
Undreamt by you. Oh, pardon me, I show you
A wound you do not feel.
"The Wynnes Of Wynhavod. Act IV" by Emily Pfeiffer