So he got out of the fury of the panic, and, skirting the Edgware Road, reached Edgware about seven.
When the amphitheater had cleared I crept stealthily to the top and as the great excavation lay far from the plaza. ...
I can compare it to nothing but a large door mat, ornamented at the edges with little tinkling tags. ...
I and my wife stood amazed. Then I realised that the crest of Maybury Hill must be within range of the Martians' Heat-Ray now that the college was cleared out...
At first I regarded little but the road before me, and then abruptly my attention was arrested by something that was moving rapidly. ...
It did so indeed, and much sooner than she had expected
And as the day advanced and the engine drivers and stokers refused to return to London ...
I shouted above the sudden noise. She looked away from me downhill. The people were coming out of their houses, astonished. ...
I believe I have broken a finger here against his cursed jaw ain't those mincing knives down in the forecastle there, men
Far from the plaza and in an untenanted portion of the great dead city I had little trouble in reaching the hills beyond. ...
I began walking, therefore, in a big curve, seeking some point of vantage and continually looking at the sand. ...
A moderate incline runs towards the foot of Maybury Hill, and down this we clattered. Once the lightning had begun....