If the thoats did not respond with sufficient celerity to the telepathic instructions of their riders they were dealt a terrific blow between the ears with the butt of a pistol, and if they showed fight this treatment was continued until the brutes either were subdued, or had unseated
It was so sudden that Lady Anne was nearly unseated
, but she soon recovered herself.
In an instant it reared up upon its hind legs with a snort of rage, and pranced and tossed in a way that would have unseated
any but a most skilful rider.
We were compelled to jump over upwards of eighteen hundred donkeys, and only one person in the party was unseated
less than sixty times by the camels.
The mare made one wild plunge which would have unseated
any ordinary person, but her rider never even moved in his saddle.
Perhaps his reason had been suddenly unseated
by the unnatural captivity he carried with him, but in that wood he felt something unfathomably German--the fairy tale.
Follow my Lady Mary, and see that she comes to my father's castle in safety," and raising her riding whip she struck Mary's palfrey across the rump so that the animal nearly unseated
his fair rider as he leaped frantically to one side and started madly up the road down which they had come.
His reason was unseated
by the blind yearning of the flesh to exist and move, at all hazards to move, to continue to move, for movement was the expression of its existence.
Then, Mr Wegg, in a dry unflinching way, entered on his task; going straight across country at everything that came before him; taking all the hard words, biographical and geographical; getting rather shaken by Hadrian, Trajan, and the Antonines; stumbling at Polybius (pronounced Polly Beeious, and supposed by Mr Boffin to be a Roman virgin, and by Mrs Boffin to be responsible for that necessity of dropping it); heavily unseated
by Titus Antoninus Pius; up again and galloping smoothly with Augustus; finally, getting over the ground well with Commodus: who, under the appellation of Commodious, was held by Mr Boffin to have been quite unworthy of his English origin, and 'not to have acted up to his name' in his government of the Roman people.
But the governor did prevail in one race: Abbott-backed Mayes Middleton unseated
Noted among the unseated
councillors were Abbottabad district nazim Sardar Sher, naib nazim Shaukat Tanoli and council member Nazeer Abbasi, who had ditched the PTI to side with the PML-N to claim the key positions in the council.
Todd Stroger -- the former Cook County Board president who was easily unseated
by Toni Preckwinkle amid furor over a county sales-tax increase -- told WFLD-Channel 32 on Monday morning that he plans to run against Preckwinkle in the 2018 county board president's race.