Next to him, yellow-haired Menelaus son of Atreus rose and yoked his fleet horses, Agamemnon's mare
Aethe, and his own horse Podargus.
he said, patting her again over her hind-quarters; and with a glad sense that his mare
was in the best possible condition, he went out of the horse-box.
That one I like best," he added, pointing to a dark bay mare
, who was already giving her boy some trouble.
And that mare
, and you astride of her, coming along the road under the trees or through the sunshine--why, with both you and the mare
missing, there won't be anything worth waiting through the week for.
and foal,' replied the Prince, 'have run away from me, and have hidden themselves in the clouds; if you wish to save my life, restore both animals to me.
One woman seized him by the hand and would have taken him away, but he tore himself from her and ran back to the mare
One hind leg of the mare
seemed to collapse, and for a moment the whole quivering body, upreared and perpendicular, swayed back and forth, and there was uncertainty as to whether it would fall forward or backward.
Good morning, mister," said the pedlar, reining in his mare
I had determined to rob that bank instead of going to bed, and to be back in Melbourne for breakfast if the doctor's mare
could do it.
You may safely hold in your mare
, senor," said Sancho in reply to this, "for our horse is the most virtuous and well-behaved horse in the world; he never does anything wrong on such occasions, and the only time he misbehaved, my master and I suffered for it sevenfold; I say again your worship may pull up if you like; for if she was offered to him between two plates the horse would not hanker after her.
A shilling of it is in case of accidents--the mare
casting a shoe, or the like of that.
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.