To the last stumble of its stumbling end this dray horse must abide by the mandates of the lesser truth that is the truth of life and that makes life possible to persist.
This dray horse, like all other horses, like all other animals, including man, is life-blinded and sense-struck.
And yet when a drunken man who, for some unknown reason, was being taken somewhere in a huge waggon dragged by a heavy dray horse
, suddenly shouted at him as he drove past: "Hey there, German hatter" bawling at the top of his voice and pointing at him--the young man stopped suddenly and clutched tremulously at his hat.
Birdall, I remember, who had great draying interests, had turned loose three hundred dray horses
A warden trying to ticket a dray horse
saw it swallowed by the nag before it abruptly trotted off"
Carved into the soft sandstone by dray horse
and carriage, pilgrims and wanderers, as well as centuries of rain, wind, and snowmelt, they are now largely forgotten, part of what the painter Paul Nash called the "unseen landscapes of England.
Lawyers nowadays would drive a dray horse
and cart through a ban which took away someone's livelihood.
The dog will be farting like a dray horse
- I can't have people in the house.
After spending his first five games hobbling around like an asthmatic dray horse
the mercurial fly-half dazzled against Leicester and inspired his team to the most resonant of victories.
He is an elephant without a trunk, a dray horse
without the beer in tow.
Dole, a political thoroughbred who for the past week has looked more like a spavined old dray horse
, failed in this state for the third time.
One day his dog attacked a dray horse
- for those not old enough to know, these pulled the beer wagons delivering to pubs and clubs.