The escort were so wretchedly clothed, that they twisted straw round their bare legs, and thatched their ragged shoulders to keep the wet off.
At the instant when Darnay saw a rush in the eyes of the crowd, which another instant would have brought upon him, the postmaster turned his horse into the yard, the escort rode in close upon his horse's flanks, and the postmaster shut and barred the crazy double gates.
Then he sprang from the chariot on to the ground and said, "Sir, it is I, immortal Mercury, that am come with you, for my father sent me to escort
The escort, their heads tied up native-fashion, fell in on either side the cart, shuffling enormous clouds of dust.
She bade the escort tell her what was going on on the road; and so soon as they were clear of the parao she flung back the curtains and peered out, her veil a third across her face.
cried a young padwar who had come in command of the escort
that brought Ghek.
In vain did Mary de Stutevill plead with her friend to give up the idea of setting out upon such a dismal day and without sufficient escort, but Bertrade de Montfort was firm.
Charging at full run down upon them they overthrew three of the girl's escort before a blow could be struck in her defense.
Sir Meyville thought i was the man commanding the escort
they've given him,--actually rowed me out to the workshop and showed me the whole thing.
Barbicane and his escort
coasted along its right bank to the eastward.
I've a gentleman friend that's coming 'round to escort
me to the hop.
Meanwhile the gallant Jos had agreed to escort
his sister and the Major's wife, the bulk of whose goods and chattels, including the famous bird of paradise and turban, were with the regimental baggage: so that our two heroines drove pretty much unencumbered to Ramsgate, where there were plenty of packets plying, in one of which they had a speedy passage to Ostend.
Will you excuse me for a moment, Captain Horton," she said to her escort
The Good Sport lived round the corner, and only required Lord Dawlish's escort
for a couple of hundred yards.
Franklin snatched a morsel from the luncheon-table, and rode off to Frizinghall--to escort
his cousins, as he told my lady.