The Orange Princess is the slave woman Lan-O of Gathol; the Black Princess is the slave woman Tara, a princess of Helium.
Another move and the game would be lost to Gahan unless the Orange Odwar was overthrown, or Tara moved to a position of safety; but to move his Princess now would be to admit his belief in the superiority of the Orange.
in repealing the Perpetual Edict, and re-establishing the office of Stadtholder in favour of William of Orange, for whom the hand of Providence had traced out ulterior destinies on the hidden map of the future.
This by no means suited the views of the Orange faction.
An illumination broke over his whole face when he saw her and joined her under the orange tree.
They waited a good while under the orange trees, till Madame Antoine came back, panting, waddling, with a thousand apologies to explain her absence.
Mazarin came within three steps of D'Artagnan and pushed a spring in the wall; the slab turned and the orange
tree resumed its place.
Oh, that indeed,' said the gentleman in the orange plush.
The gentleman in blue, and the man in orange, who were the chief exquisites of the party, ordered 'cold shrub and water,' but with the others, gin-and- water, sweet, appeared to be the favourite beverage.
The young man took from his waistcoat a crumpled envelope, and turning to the table he shook out upon it five little dried orange pips.
Its outrages were usually preceded by a warning sent to the marked man in some fantastic but generally recognised shape--a sprig of oak-leaves in some parts, melon seeds or orange pips in others.
Next we'll lure him on--(that's about the reach of his arm)--with the marron glare, and then he'll open out this orange
He perched on the top of a large orange
tree, whence he was able to survey the scene and to gaze at pleasure on the Princess's charms.
They broke up the pudding, the lobsters, the pears, and the oranges
One could have imagined her very fair, if not divinely tall, leaving a scent of lemons and oranges
in her wake.