Evenus the Parian,' he replied; 'he is the man, and his charge
is five minae.
It was the usual charge
for an assault and battery on the person of Hiram Doolittle, and was couched in the ancient language of such instruments, especial care having been taken by the scribe not to omit the name of a single offensive weapon known to the law.
And yet, Monsieur le Frondeur," said Mazarin gayly, "the affair which you have taken in charge
must, from the king "
He saw the great cat veer in his charge
as though to elude the naked savage rushing to meet him, as it was evidently Sheeta's intention to make good his kill before attempting to protect it from Tarzan.
I felt him stagger with the shock, though he uttered no cry; I tried to check my speed, but the sword dropped from his right hand, the rein fell loose from the left, and sinking backward from the saddle he fell to the earth; the other riders swept past us, and by the force of their charge
I was driven from the spot.
But I will give that clergyman into charge
, because he ought to know better.
So long as the boys keep with the herds they are safe, for not even the tiger will charge
a mob of cattle.
So the unwilling prelate was dragged away, cheek by jowl, with the half-cooked venison upon the back of his own horse; and Robin and his band took charge
of the whole company and led them through the forest glades till they came to an open space near Barnesdale.
I had no intention of fighting to-day, sir; I was charged, indeed, with a mission to the cardinal and had set out for Rueil, when, seeing Monsieur de Chatillon charge
, an invincible desire possessed me to charge
at his side.
That experience came later, and it was only then that I understood the loneliness of the man in charge
He dreamed that he stood in a shadowy Court, Where the Snark, with a glass in its eye, Dressed in gown, bands, and wig, was defending a pig On the charge
of deserting its sty.
As Carthoris was not mounted, I slipped from the back of my own mount and took my place at his side to meet the charge
of the howling devils bearing down upon us.