But the arrows of the invaders were taking a much heavier toll than the nooses of the defenders
and I fore-saw that it was but a matter of time before Hooja's forces must conquer unless the brute-men changed their tactics, or the cave men tired of the battle.
Amazed and dizzy, the defenders
, clutching at the cracking parapets for support, saw great stones, burning beams of wood, and mangled bodies hurtling past them through the air.
A dog Jew,'' echoed the Templar, ``to approach a defender
of the Holy Sepulchre?
We, whose names are underwritten, the Loyal Subjects of our dread Sovereigne Lord, King James, by the Grace of God, of Great Britaine, France, and Ireland, King, Defender
of the Faith, &c.
In five minutes three were slightly wounded, one on the hand, another on the ear, by the defender
of the stair, who himself remained intact--a piece of skill which was worth to him, according to the rules agreed upon, three turns of favor,
Again, the prince who holds a country differing in the above respects ought to make himself the head and defender
of his less powerful neighbours, and to weaken the more powerful amongst them, taking care that no foreigner as powerful as himself shall, by any accident, get a footing there; for it will always happen that such a one will be introduced by those who are discontented, either through excess of ambition or through fear, as one has seen already.
Before you, in your power, Jeddak of Kaol, Defender
of the Holies, stands John Carter, Prince of Helium
We had General Todtleben (the famous defender
of Sebastopol, during the siege,) and many inferior army and also navy officers, and a number of unofficial Russian ladies and gentlemen.
And the carriage returned towards the Faubourg Saint Antoine, after the conclusion of the treaty that gave to death the last friend of Fouquet, the last defender
of Belle-Isle, the former friend of Marie Michon, the new foe of the old duchesse.
She realized that if she said a word about his not going to the battle (she knew he enjoyed the thought of the impending engagement) he would say something about men, honor, and the fatherland- something senseless, masculine, and obstinate which there would be no contradicting, and her plans would be spoiled; and so, hoping to arrange to leave before then and take Petya with her as their protector and defender
, she did not answer him, but after dinner called the count aside and implored him with tears to take her away quickly, that very night if possible.
He's some defender
," Captain Duncan grinned, with a hint of the return of his ordinary geniality, at the same time tenderly pressing his bleeding shoulder and looking woefully down at his tattered duck trousers.
He well deserves to be called, as he has been called, the Defender
of the Constitution.
Slumkey--that Slumkey whom we, long before he gained his present noble and exalted position, predicted would one day be, as he now is, at once his country's brightest honour, and her proudest boast: alike her bold defender
and her honest pride-- our reptile contemporary, we say, has made himself merry, at the expense of a superbly embossed plated coal-scuttle, which has been presented to that glorious man by his enraptured constituents, and towards the purchase of which, the nameless wretch insinuates, the Honourable Mr.
Communication must develop between the defenders
and the keeper to clear the ball.
ISLAMABAD, July 28, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Government to establish Public defenders
offices to provide free legal aid to the indigent persons throughout the country.