But Mavra Kuzminichna stood at the closed gate
for some time with moist eyes, pensively swaying her head and feeling an unexpected flow of motherly tenderness and pity for the unknown young officer.
So the men marched silently but quickly until they were near to the western gate
Hast thou the clothes ready bundled and the key, also, to this gate
Larsan turned his head at the sound of a vehicle which had come from the chateau and reached the gate
In another moment the gate
would be opened and the head of the column pass out upon the death-bordered highway.
Monseigneur," replied the Captain, "this is the third gate
at which I have presented myself; the other two were closed.
Keys did I carry, the rustiest of all keys; and I knew how to open with them the most creaking of all gates
It was evident that they constituted a guard detailed for the gate
beside which they slept, and it was equally evident that the gates
were guarded and the city watched much more carefully than Turan had believed.
Then she, the Inkosazana, pointed with the rod of ivory to the gates
of ivory; but still they stood before her, not moving.
I am the Guardian of the Gates
, and since you demand to see the Great Oz I must take you to his Palace.
She was advancing with wide eyes fixed upon the city gate
It was only now, with the day drawing to a close and with them approaching the gate
of the road to Berkeley, that he had broached the important subject.
You are all dressed as are the people of this wicked city so perhaps we may pass unnoticed, but at the gate
it will be a different matter, for none is permitted to leave the city at night.
Tellson's Bank, established in the Saint Germain Quarter of Paris, was in a wing of a large house, approached by a courtyard and shut off from the street by a high wall and a strong gate
The Army of Glinda the Good looked very grand and imposing when it assembled at daybreak before the palace gates