He was interrupted by the clamor of a drum from the approaching Frenchmen, which was immediately answered, when each party pushed an orderly
in advance, bearing a white flag, and the wary Scotsman halted with his guard close at his back.
She was a native and essential cook, as much as Aunt Chloe,-- cooking being an indigenous talent of the African race; but Chloe was a trained and methodical one, who moved in an orderly
domestic harness, while Dinah was a self-taught genius, and, like geniuses in general, was positive, opinionated and erratic, to the last degree.
The evil principle deprecated in that religion is the orderly
sequence by which the seed brings forth a crop after its kind.
Besides these bands, a less orderly
and a worse armed force, consisting of the Saxon inhabitants of the neighbouring township, as well as many bondsmen and servants from Cedric's extensive estate, had already arrived, for the purpose of assisting in his rescue.
In the female nurseries, the young girls of quality are educated much like the males, only they are dressed by orderly
servants of their own sex; but always in the presence of a professor or deputy, till they come to dress themselves, which is at five years old.
Scarcely had he gone a few hundred yards from the village than he saw a blaze in the direction of the place where, since morning, he had left his carriage in charge of his former orderly
, an old soldier.
The fact that it is difficult to aim anything but imprecations accurately by moonlight, that they were upset by the sudden and unexpected manner of my advent, and that I was a rather rapidly moving target saved me from the various deadly projectiles of the enemy and permitted me to reach the shadows of the surrounding peaks before an orderly
pursuit could be organized.
Lazily he puffed upon his cigarette and watched his orderly
who was preparing his evening meal.
After searching through it, he took out a selection of tools which he proceeded to lay beside him in orderly
These last had brought with them certain fresh appliances that stood in an orderly
manner about the cylinder.
Again, a beautiful object, whether it be a living organism or any whole composed of parts, must not only have an orderly
arrangement of parts, but must also be of a certain magnitude; for beauty depends on magnitude and order.
sergeant of the youth's company was shot through the cheeks.