So swiftly it came that it had seized one of my comrades
before he had time to fly, and in spite of his cries and struggles speedily crushed the life out of him in its mighty coils and proceeded to swallow him.
Never fear,' said his fleet-footed comrade
, 'I will fetch what the King wants.
I had a comrade
of your worship's name, Senor Judge, in Constantinople, where I was a captive for several years, and that same comrade
was one of the stoutest soldiers and captains in the whole Spanish infantry; but he had as large a share of misfortune as he had of gallantry and courage.
The guards were under arms, and D'Artagnan took his place in the midst of his comrades
Scarcely, however, had they gone a quarter of a league when, having killed a kid, he begged Jacopo to take it to his comrades
, and request them to cook it, and when ready to let him know by firing a gun.
But the cruel wretch said, 'Then I will eat all Noman's comrades
before Noman himself, and will keep Noman for the last.
He could conceive of men going very insignificantly about the world bearing a load of courage unseen, and although he had known many of his comrades
through boyhood, he be- gan to fear that his judgment of them had been blind.
Instead of his ordinary milk diet, did he not eat up two of our comrades
for his supper, and a couple more for breakfast, and two at his supper again?
Here, to their great joy, they discovered the comrades
of whom they were in search, all strongly fortified, and in a state of great watchfulness and anxiety.
Meriones, fleet son of Molus, best of comrades
, why have you left the field?
The wind whistled, the sea roared, the gloom was only broken by the ghastly glare of the foaming breakers, the minds of the seamen were full of dreary apprehensions, and some of them fancied they heard the cries of their lost comrades
mingling with the uproar of the elements.
One of his comrades
, talking of women, began chaffing Rostov, saying that he was more wily than any of them and that it would not be a bad thing if he introduced to them the pretty Polish girl he had saved.
The first was empty, but at the head of the second stood a peasant sentry, who started off at the sight of them, yelling loudly to his comrades
We found our socialist comrades
confident, optimistic of their strength and of the things they would accomplish.
Too many of the comrades
were in civil an military prisons scattered over the United States, and others of them, in irons, were even then being taken across the border to be lined up against adobe walls and shot.