compound of vanity, duty and the gambler's
The bands conceived the idea of stirring her soldierly
heart with a farewell which would remain in her memory always, beautiful and unfading, and bring back the past and its love for her whenever she should think of it; so they got their project placed before General Burnaby, my successor, who is Cathy's newest slave, and in spite of poverty of precedents they got his permission.
stride, your lordly port -- these will not do.
Now he excused himself for having been taken prisoner and now, imagining himself before his own officers, insisted on his soldierly
discipline and zeal in the service.
He should be recommended to follow a treatment of some sort," the soldierly
voice of the active-looking man was heard advising earnestly from a distance.
When she went home, he walked with her to her own gate, shook hands cordially, and touched his hat as he marched back again, looking very stately and erect, like a handsome, soldierly
old gentleman, as he was.
said the Scarecrow, gallantly removing his hat, while the Woodman gave a soldierly
salute; "we have come to request an audience with your fair Ruler.
The figure of the man sat the figure of the horse, straight and soldierly
, but with the repose of a Grecian god carted in the marble which limits the suggestion of activity.
But all the men, like good fellows as they were, rallied round their comrade's pretty wife, and paid her their court with soldierly
There was something soldierly
in his bearing, and he wore a jaunty cap and jacket.
Asked by Flambeau whether the soldierly
person was the prince, the butler answered shortly in the negative; it was the prince's younger brother, Captain Stephen Saradine, he said.
He was like a soldierly
automaton, or rather, like a magnificent marionette.