Here is the ticket; they didn't find that; the watch can be redeemed; they don't sell pledges.' The lad panted out these phrases, one after another, like minute guns
; but at the last word, which rang in that stately chamber like an oath, his heart failed him utterly; and the dreaded silence settled on father and son.
He took his hands out of his pockets, looked hard at his knuckles, raised them with great deliberation to his eyes, and when they got there, ground them round and round slowly, accompanying the action by short spasms of sniffing, which followed each other at regular intervals--the nasal minute guns
of juvenile distress.
When she had administered these restoratives, as I was still quite hysterical, and unable to control my sobs, she put me on the sofa, with a shawl under my head, and the handkerchief from her own head under my feet, lest I should sully the cover; and then, sitting herself down behind the green fan or screen I have already mentioned, so that I could not see her face, ejaculated at intervals, 'Mercy on us!' letting those exclamations off like minute guns
Firing the starting cannon will be Trygve Halvorsen from winning yacht Freya, with the five minute gun
African Union (AU) soldiers restored order after a 90 minute gun
The two fidayeen were eliminated after a fierce 15- minute gun
Let the minute gun
sound and strike up the band, Assemble the mourners to watch the plane land, Then line up the guard, let the funeral begin, And lament "glorious" death in a war we can't win.
Doug Smith rode four winners at that Easter Monday meeting including Menelek, later a notable sire of jumpers, while his elder brother Eph rode the two big-race winners - Minute Gun
(Queen's Prize) and Hidden Meaning (1,000 Guineas Trial).
A 10- minute gun
battle followed,in which the attacker and the two Americans were killed.