It occurred to me that it was a flying-machine which he was inventing.
“The shape of a fish for the ship, the shape of a bird for the flying-machine,” he said.
He was going down to San Mateo to see his first flying-machine!
But with a flying-machine, they won't be able to hide themselves.
Must one have wings or a flying-machine in order to “follow” the wild geese?
Then a whirr as the Flying-Machine was shot forward into the networks.
The gun in the pit did not fire a shot at the flying-machine.
Fortunately he has forgotten the flying-machine or we should starve.
Is that what you're going to do next—invent a flying-machine?
One day he rushed in front of a flying-machine which had been started.