We must hurry, else the does will have left the leverets and gone to feed in the clover.
As it grew higher it hid the leverets and the partridge chicks.
To his astonishment, when he reached the gap nothing was visible by the thorn-bush; the leverets had vanished in the ferns.
Familiar sounds from the adjoining room informed her that the Leverets were retiring.
It was the night previous to the day on which the two Leverets came to their death at the hands of Mrs. Vance.
Sometimes a brace of leverets are found in a tussocky grass clump, but these are more often allowed to remain than taken.
It is not unfrequently "chopped" by sheep-dogs, and in certain months hundreds of leverets perish in this way.
They may be seen right on through summer and autumn, and last December I saw a brace of leverets a month old.
Anyone, however, who has daily observed their habits, knows that there are but few months in which leverets are not born.
The Leverets had been awakened by the noise, and now hastened to the rescue.