But then the slope was wild and unkempt, covered over with briars and brambles.
They listened a moment, then stepped out in view of the posse in the briars.
Nay; I found the thorns and briars pricking my hands and legs.
To the right ran a path through the briars, a nearer way home.
I thought you liked the place; you seemed so delighted with the briars.
A rustle in the briars behind him made him jump as if he had been shot.
The groaning ceased and there was a labored movement among the briars.
After I came back we sat by the fire and got our briars going.
He raised him to his feet; He showed him that all the briars had been taken from his path.
At the end of a mile, he plunged into a copse that was choked with briars.