And at the zenith of his fame, how he would suddenly appear at the old village and stalk into church, brown and weather-beaten, in his black velvet doublet and trunks, his great jack-boots, his crimson sash, his belt bristling with horse-pistols, his crime-rusted cut- lass at his side, his slouch hat with waving plumes, his black flag
unfurled, with the skull and crossbones on it, and hear with swelling ecstasy the whisperings, "It's Tom Sawyer the Pirate!
The HISPANIOLA still lay where she had anchored; but, sure enough, there was the Jolly Roger--the black flag
of piracy --flying from her peak.
The new era began; the king was tried, doomed, and beheaded; the Republic of Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, or Death, declared for victory or death against the world in arms; the black flag
waved night and day from the great towers of Notre Dame; three hundred thousand men, summoned to rise against the tyrants of the earth, rose from all the varying soils of France, as if the dragon's teeth had been sown broadcast, and had yielded fruit equally on hill and plain, on rock, in gravel, and alluvial mud, under the bright sky of the South and under the clouds of the North, in fell and forest, in the vineyards and the olive-grounds and among the cropped grass and the stubble of the corn, along the fruitful banks of the broad rivers, and in the sand of the sea-shore.
But as he did not think of giving this order till five hours after the event--that is to say, till two o'clock in the afternoon--two vessels had already left the port, the one bearing, as we know, Milady, who, already anticipating the event, was further confirmed in that belief by seeing the black flag
flying at the masthead of the admiral's ship.
And on the fore part of the platform Captain Nemo unfurled a black flag
, similar to the one he had placed at the South Pole.
Upon the ocean of commerce it sailed as a pirate ship; it had hoisted the black flag
and declared war upon civilization.
A black flag
was hoisted on the roof of the council, and a photography exhibition was held depicting human rights violations in the region.
was hoisted on rooftop of the Council to symbolize rejection for Indian nefarious designs.
According to details, black flag
was hoisted on the rooftop of the Council to symbolize rejection for Indian nefarious designs.
Summary: Puducherry [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Puducherry chief minister V Narayanasamy on Sunday hoisted a black flag
at his residence as a mark of protest against Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi.
In Shillong, activists of the Federation of Khasi Jaintia and Garo People (FKJGP), Hynniewtrep National Youth Front (HNYF) and Ri-Bhoi Youth Front (RBYF) assembled at Khyndai-Lad observing the 'black flag
day' besides chanting anti-Modi slogans and demanding 'Bangladeshis go back.' Senior United Democratic Party (UDP) leaders, including former Urban Affairs Minister Paul Lyngdoh and Allantry Franklin Dkhar, the political advisor to Chief Minister Conrad Sangma attended the protest rally.
A local outfit in Bhubaneshwar threatened to throw ink at Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan and show him the black flag
when he visits the city next week for the 2018 Men's Hockey World Cup.