This is the first time I ever saw thirty infantrymen on one horse," cried the grenadier who had shot the mare
Higginbotham's), Dominicus rose in the gray of the morning, put the little mare
into the green cart, and trotted swiftly away towards Parker's Falls.
No, I do not know--not if you want the mare
," was her answer.
Attracted by the shrill screams of the mare
, a pair of hyenas slunk presently into view.
If Lady Grace's mare
is a hunter," the Prince remarked, "she can probably jump them.
At the same moment she put the mare
into a canter and went down the road without a backward glance, intent on an analysis of her own feelings.
And if one thought ahead, including a mare
, doesn't take the other fellow's breath away this time, I'm not your humble servant, Charley Le Grant.
But, to her surprise, the mare
threw her head down, arched her back as she went up in the air, and, returning, struck the ground stiff-legged and bunched.
The first thirty miles or so was a good metal road, too good to go half round the world to ride on, but after Whittlesea it was a mere track over the ranges, a track I often couldn't see and left entirely to the mare
There it is, sir,' replied John; 'and take care of it; and mind you don't make too much haste back, but give the mare
a long rest.
However, as there was no bagman to look on, nobody knew anything at all about the matter; and so Tom Smart and his clay-coloured gig with the red wheels, and the vixenish mare
with the fast pace, went on together, keeping the secret among them, and nobody was a bit the wiser.
and he picked up the whip, preparing himself with relish to flog the little mare