At last the company targets were decided, and Tepus, as was expected, led the score, having made six exact centers in succession.
It contains fifteen score nobles, or near a hundred pounds.
And now Gilbert of the White Hand led the shooting, and 'twas only by the space of a hairsbreadth upon the line that Tepus tied his score.
No creature other than a score
or so of our sacred banths has left Lothar to-day," he replied.
of brave shots were gathered there, and among them some of the keenest hands at the longbow in Lincoln and Nottinghamshire; and among them Little John stood taller than all the rest.
In a moment the blacks had scattered for their lives, but of the score
that had crept down the grassy sides of the promontory only a single warrior managed to escape the horde that had overwhelmed his people.
The Englishman leaped upon his horse and made for the hill, at the very instant that a yell of rage from a thousand voices and the clang of a score
of bugles announced the Spanish onset.
I be in a great hurry, so I would prefer to take my great and good friend, Peter of Colfax, without interference; but, if you wish it otherwise; we be a score
strong within your walls, and nigh a thousand lie without.
I am glad that he was unable to find larger missiles, say stones weighing two or three pounds, for we were no more than a score of feet away, and he surely would have killed us.
One fragment, fully five pounds in weight, crashed on the log alongside of me, and such was its impact that it drove a score of splinters, like fiery needles, into my leg.
Before sitting down to it, he opens his corner- cupboard door; takes his bit of chalk from its shelf; adds one thick line to the score
, extending from the top of the cupboard door to the bottom; and then falls to with an appetite.
He was followed by others--both bulls and females with young, until two score hairy monsters stood glaring at the three.
And so it was that a score of the fleetest and most doughty warriors of the tribe set out in pursuit of Korak and Akut but a few minutes after they had left the scene of The Killer's many depredations.
Be easy on that score, doctor, and trust to your two body-guards.
Joe is right; and, unless I'm mistaken, there is a group of about a score of natives on it now.