Dorothy leaned her chin upon her hand and gazed thoughtfully at the Scarecrow. Its head was a small sack

They're good eating, crabs, mighty good eating when you've no more teeth and you've got grandsons that love their old grandsire and make a point of catching crabs for him.

His first thought was that Oz had by accident caught on fire and was burning up; but when he tried to go nearer, the heat was so intense that it singed his whiskers.

The next morning the soldier with the green whiskers led the Lion to the great Throne Room and bade him enter the presence

Hooped round by the gloom of the night they seemed the last men in a flooded world

Slumbers, Ahab, face to face, saw the Parsee; and hooped round by the gloom of the night they seemed