He said no more, but ran forward again along the still unoccupied way, till a curve of the Great Rift hid him from their sight.
Then for a moment a Great Rift in the barrier appears beneath us.
Inside of him was a Great Rift of light, infinitely vast and infinitely distant.
Until then, I had been staying just within the shadow of the exit of the Great Rift.
At last he aroused himself, trimmed with careful hand his guiding wick and set forth to penetrate the Great Rift.
A chilly mist streamed up out of it, and the Great Rift looked black and grim and forbidding.
Below in the river the town was reflected complete, with a Great Rift of steely blue across it where the wind ruffled the water.
Presently, however, he struck in again towards the Great Rift along the flank of a high barren ridge.
It was as if a Great Rift in the earth had suddenly opened before the eyes of the banking community.
When he finally turned it was to observe the watercourse cascading down a Great Rift in the walls of the gorge.