Word usage examples
We were soldiers, but not one of us wanted to be there, any more than the boys and girls sold at the Marts want to be there.
A program of tax reform was being instituted, so that no longer would farmers be impoverished by taxes, and of course the Boy and Girl Marts were abolished.
Numerous contingents from the Marsi, the Paeligni and the Marrucini volunteered to serve on board the fleet.
They took us all over Cambridge, which he knew and loved every inch of, and led us afield through the straggling, unhandsome outskirts, bedrabbled with squalid Irish neighborhoods, and fraying off into marshes and salt meadows.
More betony and the oil of a secret plant from the marshes around Avalon.
Thus, pacing slowly, we returned to Bridgewater, where Reuben was carried to our quarters, and I bore the little maid of the marshes to kind townsfolk, who promised to restore her to her home when the troubles were over.
I left Lisa in her lab where she usually spent her Saturdays, liberated my Morgan from its expensive lodgings in the Brimmer Street Garage, and headed north, to Marsh House.
Hen said as he picked up his saddle and headed toward where Brimstone stood munching marsh hay.
Because of the foolishness of the plan, Brouse and his two cohorts were dead--slaughtered by the Draig Princes in the shadowed marshes.
The North Road ran with the Valverras Waste to the east, and the Caln marish, a maze of fens and marshes, on its other side.