He was wondering if he dared venture a charge, or should he wait yet a little longer in the hope that they might ride
straight into his jaws.
I shall not ride to-morrow, certainly," said Fanny; "I have been out very often lately, and would rather stay at home.
Edmund looked pleased, which must be Fanny's comfort, and the ride to Mansfield Common took place the next morning: the party included all the young people but herself, and was much enjoyed at the time, and doubly enjoyed again in the evening discussion.
She has not been out on horseback now this long while, and I am persuaded that, when she does not ride, she ought to walk.
Do you know, Grace, I believe, I really believe he'll ride her
He perhaps cannot ride about on a trained pony with a long stick and knock a small ball between two posts, but I think that if he had to ride for his own life or the life of others he would show you all something.
My dear young lady," he said, "it was a great pleasure and a very pleasant ride.
If I found one who did not ride so well as I do, he would go back to the ranks.
He rides like an Italian," Bransome declared, shutting up his glasses.
But, Edricson, do I not see a cavalier who rides down yonder road amongst the nether shaw?
Perchance it would be well that we should ask him whither he rides, for it may be that he is one who desires to advance himself in chivalry.
Just in front of the travellers a horseman was urging his steed up the slope, driving it on with whip and spur as one who rides for a set purpose.