Before the threshold lay a brown patch, worn bare of grass, and beaten hard by the descending feet of many generations.
Still, the brown patch on the wing of the Tree-Creeper is conspicuous as it flies.
It is a football field still, but not the brown patch in a London park.
The brown patch was larger, disclosing itself as a hump doming up from the gravel.
At this season they are nothing but a brown patch on the snow.
"A brown patch in the big main-topsail, and the bowsprit steeved more'n ordinary," said Joe.
Posterior wings having a brown patch in the middle of each, with the external edges of the same colour.
And sure enough, Gudwall saw that ever so little at a time the brown patch was growing and spreading from right to left.
The wet had got into the box, however, and a brown patch appears on the left side of each collar.
At the edge of the first brown patch Dick collided violently with the wall of the invisible hangar, and went reeling back.