The line of light at the foot of the rock-wall is the only entrance to the glacière.
When so moved a little niche in the rock-wall back of it was exposed.
We crossed it singly astride, and found on the other side a path which led us by a wide sweep round the rock-wall.
It looked an ugly place, but there I must go, for the rock-wall I was on was getting unclimbable.
Mounting steadily toward the Disgrazia and along the base of the rock-wall, we drew near the point of attack already selected.
The figure with its background of rock-wall seemed to lose form.
We came abruptly to a rock-wall, loose, but firmly set in a low arched depression.
Instead of sitting up straight upon his front feet, he leaned over against the side of the rock-wall in a very sad sort of way.
As we approached the rock-wall clouds swept rapidly over it.
Fears of this rock-wall, however, had been excited long before we reached it.