Each knight repaired
to his post, and at the head of the few followers whom they were able to muster, and who were in numbers inadequate to defend the whole extent of the walls, they awaited with calm determination the threatened assault.
In the last days of autumn he had whitewashed the chalet, painted the doors, windows, and veranda, repaired
the roof and interior, and improved the place so much that the landlord had warned him that the rent would be raised at the expiration of his twelvemonth's tenancy, remarking that a tenant could not reasonably expect to have a pretty, rain-tight dwelling-house for the same money as a hardly habitable ruin.
The squire had had everything repaired
, and the public rooms and the sign repainted, and had added some furniture--above all a beautiful armchair for mother in the bar.
The horse that fell was strained in the left shoulder, but the rider got no hurt; and I repaired
my handkerchief as well as I could: however, I would not trust to the strength of it any more, in such dangerous enterprises.
The sea is for the most part rough, and the winds tempestuous; we had here our rigging somewhat damaged by a storm of lightning, which when we had repaired
, we sailed forward to Mosambique, where we were to stay some time.
It must be repaired
or improved by a sort of vivisection while it is working.
to his own house, and Anselmo remained in his, as well satisfied as Lothario was troubled in mind; for he could see no satisfactory way out of this ill-advised business.
The opposition of the federal government, or the interposition of federal officers, would but inflame the zeal of all parties on the side of the State, and the evil could not be prevented or repaired
, if at all, without the employment of means which must always be resorted to with reluctance and difficulty.
Your roof, as you know very well, has been recently repaired
, and has no aperture by which even a Woman could penetrate.
It was surrounded by a high wall, of ancient structure, built of heavy stones, and has not been repaired
for a large number of years.
I contented myself, however, with putting the frigate hors de combat; she will not have any difficulty in getting repaired
at the next port.
at once to the dining-room, the nine windows of which open upon a tasteful garden, where the trees were already gilded with an autumn colouring; and took his place at the habitual table, the cover of which had already been laid for him.