As I understand it, Sir Gawaine killed seven of his sons, and still he had six
left for Sir Marhaus and me to take into camp.
And one of the six
forecastle hands was little better.
You must not speak or laugh for six
years, and must make in that time six
shirts for us out of star-flowers.
It was to hold itself ready to sell out at six
The boat put off, and, lifted by the six
rowers, drew rapidly towards the dugong, which floated about two miles from the Nautilus.
The one hundred and twenty miles between these cities were accomplished in six
hours, and towards midnight, while fast asleep, the travellers passed through Sacramento; so that they saw nothing of that important place, the seat of the State government, with its fine quays, its broad streets, its noble hotels, squares, and churches.
Now an army is exposed to six
several calamities, not arising from natural causes, but from faults for which the general is responsible.
The prisoners were drawn up six
deep, and the young men, one hundred and sixty-one in number, were ordered to go first on board of the vessels.
The furniture of the narrow chamber of death we had just visited weighed six
millions of francs in ounces and carats alone, without a penny thrown into the account for the costly workmanship bestowed upon them
Hence, the stopcock of my cylinder, when fully open, expends 27 cubic feet per hour, with a flame at least six
times as strong as that of the large lamps used for lighting streets.
Three mills upon the Cher, bringing in six
hundred livres each.
On the day I was born we bought six
hair-bottomed chairs, and in our little house it was an event, the first great victory in a woman's long campaign; how they had been laboured for, the pound-note and the thirty threepenny-bits they cost, what anxiety there was about the purchase, the show they made in possession of the west room, my father's unnatural coolness when he brought them in
That dread hour ticks between six
and seven; when children go to bed later the revelation has ceased to come.
Yes; but it will take me six
long, weary years of stirring four kettles with both feet and both hands," was the agonized reply.
Wingrave at that time was the possessor of six
thousand shares in the Royal Hardwell Copper Mine, which had cost him, on an average, two dollars twenty-five.