Barnaby had been gazing at his flag, and looked vacantly from his questioner to Hugh.
If she's not here to see, it's because I've provided for her, and sent half-a-dozen gentlemen, every one of 'em with a blue flag (but not half as fine as yours), to take her, in state, to a grand house all hung round with gold and silver banners, and everything else you please, where she'll wait till you come, and want for nothing.
In night-fighting, then, make much use of signal-fires and drums, and in fighting by day, of flags
and banners, as a means of influencing the ears and eyes of your army.
Little or no damage, they urge, was done to either the German or Japanese forces by the wearing of buttons, the waving of small flags, the fireworks, or the songs.
They read the tale of men blown to bits, of futile soldiers in that localised battle fightingagainst hope amidst an indescribable wreckage, of flags hauled down by weeping men.
whispered Rose, as the little troop marched slowly by to the muffled roll of the drums, every flag
and sword held low, all the little heads uncovered, and the childish faces very sober as the leafy shadows flickered over them.
The first morning the new flag floated over the stern of the Nan-Shan Jukes stood looking at it bitterly from the bridge.
I thought the people ashore would know how to make the local flag.
Beyond the pit stood the little wedge of people with the white flag at its apex, arrested by these phenomena, a little knot of small vertical black shapes upon the black ground.
The little group of black specks with the flag of white had been swept out of existence, and the stillness of the evening, so it seemed to me, had scarcely been broken.
It would look perfectly elergant flashing in the sun when I point to the flag.
Yes," assented Emma Jane, "it is, of course; with your name on the board, and our pointing to your flag, and our elergant dialogue, and all that.
But he had an eye on Tom's passage for all that, and as soon as all was over, came forward with another flag
and reverently spread it on the body.
The young men in the fort, natives of the United States, were on the point of hoisting the American flag
, but were forbidden by Mr.
Estella waved a blue flag
, and I waved a red one, and Miss Havisham waved one sprinkled all over with little gold stars, out at the coach-window.