I answered, almost falling over her and checking
He rode upon a grey ass, as Sancho said, and this was what made it seem to Don Quixote to be a dapple-grey steed and a knight and a golden helmet; for everything he saw he made to fall in with his crazy chivalry and ill-errant notions; and when he saw the poor knight draw near, without entering into any parley with him, at Rocinante's top speed he bore down upon him with the pike pointed low, fully determined to run him through and through, and as he reached him, without checking
the fury of his charge, he cried to him:
And have you no means of checking
frauds of this kind by commanding your neighbouring subjects to feel one another?
cried Zverkov solemnly, checking
the general indignation.
cried the stranger to his servant, without checking
the speed of his horse; and the man, after throwing two or three silver pieces at the foot of mine host, galloped after his master.
But" -- said Villefort, and then suddenly checking
himself, he was silent; then he continued, "Your pardon, sire," he said, bowing, "my zeal carried me away.
It made a mad enthusiasm that, it seemed, would be incapable of checking
itself before granite and brass.
If you, my dear father, will not take the trouble of checking
her exuberant spirits, and of teaching her that her present pursuits are not to be the business of her life, she will soon be beyond the reach of amendment.
I told you so," said D'Artagnan, checking
him with his hand; "and now his eminence confirms it.
The fact is, the public make use of the classics of a country as a means of checking
the progress of Art.
In the middle belt of the earth the Trade Winds reign supreme, undisputed, like monarchs of long-settled kingdoms, whose traditional power, checking
all undue ambitions, is not so much an exercise of personal might as the working of long-established institutions.