On the day before Christmas, Jake packed the things we were sending to the Shimerdas in his saddle-bags and set off on grandfather's grey gelding
There lies the trophy of my sword, that good grey gelding
, whom I heartily wish upon his legs again, conditioning his master lay there houghed in his place.
Softly - softly - one foot at a time, as the lame gelding
went over the Umballa jumps.
The old count's horse, a sorrel gelding called Viflyanka, was led by the groom in attendance on him, while the count himself was to drive in a small trap straight to a spot reserved for him.
and as if scorning to say more to the frightened and shamefaced count, he lashed the heaving flanks of his sweating chestnut gelding with all the anger the count had aroused and flew off after the hounds.
Nor is the first sixth a fit day for a girl to be born, but a kindly for gelding
kids and sheep and for fencing in a sheep-cote.
Fedot, don't let out the gelding
, but take it to the trough, and we'll put the other in harness.
Plornish, going up this yard alone and leaving his Principal outside, found a gentleman with tight drab legs, a rather old hat, a little hooked stick, and a blue neckerchief (Captain Maroon of Gloucestershire, a private friend of Captain Barbary); who happened to be there, in a friendly way, to mention these little circumstances concerning the remarkably fine grey gelding
to any real judge of a horse and quick snapper-up of a good thing, who might look in at that address as per advertisement.
She did not perceive that she was talking like her father as the sleek geldings
ambled in review before them.
They're payin' for 'em, in the cities, every day in the year, seven an' eight hundred a pair, matched geldings
, four years old.
has rediscovered his dash since joining Lee Carter and although 4lb higher than when winning at Kempton last time, with at least two habitual trailblazers amongst the entries this race could be run to suit this hard-puller.
The five-year-old gelding
was a decent staying handicapper on the Flat when trained by Mark Tompkins - and it was no great surprise he finally opened his account over hurdles when given a suitable stamina test.