For even the high lifted and chivalric
Crusaders of old times were not content to traverse two thousand miles of land to fight for their holy sepulchre, without committing burglaries, picking pockets, and gaining other pious perquisites by the way.
de Morcerf, who has given proof to-day of rare chivalric
Bonacieux, the respectable martyr of the political and amorous intrigues which entangled themselves so nicely together at this gallant and chivalric
War calls upon a young king full of chivalric
Light and air contend with chivalric
emulation for the love of the fair flower that bestowed her chief favors on the latter; full of longing she turned towards the light, and as soon as it vanished, rolled her tender leaves together and slept in the embraces of the air.
Mistrust Porthos, especially, who, to please the count whom he regards as God on earth, will assist him in contriving Mazarin's escape, if Mazarin has the wit to weep or play the chivalric
No blade in Christendom wields such enchantment as this--no blade of all that rust in the ancestral halls of Europe is able to invoke such visions of romance in the brain of him who looks upon it--none that can prate of such chivalric
deeds or tell such brave tales of the warrior days of old.
Excuse me, Nastasia Philipovna," interrupted the general, with chivalric
It was only too evident that these creatures possessed no gentle or chivalric
sentiments to which she could appeal, and that she might escape from the labyrinthine mazes of their underground burrows appeared impossible.
But it is a great mistake to suppose that such houses stand high in chivalric
and heroic spirit which once belonged to the Rider seems now to reside in, or perchance to have subsided into, the Walker--not the Knight, but Walker, Errant.
When women are present, as in the case of Cresseda, they are portrayed as inconstant, and the chivalric
ideal becomes "the fount of doubt and paranoia"(48).