“Cheever invariably described his uncle as a "black-mouthed old wreck" or "monkey," since their occasional meetings were not happy.”
“Beneath Mount Copleston a thunderous waterfall poured off the tundra into a deep pool where we landed seven char — silver-sided hens and black-mouthed males with hooked jaws.”
“A little way from the church we crossed a road running into San Jorge, and, looking up, saw a high log-barricade, some fifty rods off, with embrasures and black-mouthed cannon frowning down on us.”
“Then Bill started a blaze roaring in the black-mouthed fireplace -- to make it look natural, he said -- and went out to hobble his horses for the night.”
“He stopped before a black-mouthed chasm, two or three hundred yards along the smallest subdivision of the cavern, and called for lights and a rope.”
“Here the Bird swooped downwards and alighted before a black-mouthed cave.”
“He stopped before a black-mouthed chasm, two or three hundred yards along the smallest subdivision of the cavern, and called for lights and”
“Through the windows of the brick walls peered the black-mouthed guns trained across the water.”
“And then a sheet of blinding flame from every black-mouthed gun in line double shotted with grape and canister!”
“Up and up he followed the winding of that narrow trail, and came out at last upon a rocky platform before a black-mouthed cave.”
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