Word usage examples
In what remains, we make noble account of thee, and of the gifts which thou hast sent us, and of the two dwarfs, singular in their deformity as Ysop, and mirthful as the lute of Isaack.
In the east was the escarpment, then the wide valley, then the high ridge which smelt of thyme and lavender and was pretty with cabbage white butterflies, and then the small valley, and then the Teso San Miguel with Arapiles at its foot, and beyond the village and the small hill the plain stretched to the west.
The plain, which was pale with ripening wheat, was like a great sea that lapped against the escarpment, ridge and Teso San Miguel, and in the sea were two strange islands.
They came from both sides of the Teso San Miguel and they drove southwards, aiming at the hinge of the French line, its centre, dominated by the Greater Arapile.
He saw infantry spread out from the small valley between the ridge and the Teso San Miguel and march past the village.
some men climbed the lower slopes of the Lesser Arapile, some the slopes of the Teso San Miguel, while some took refuge in the village.
Grenadier Company hard against the Teso San Miguel and acting as a hinge.
Shan asked Dreibrand to accompany him, and Taischek assigned two warriors, Teso and Iley, to the team.
He scrambled on terrified feet, almost eluding the intruders, but Teso hurled his war club with lethal skill.
De soya must convince the garrison commander -- Pax Major Leem -- that an expedition has to be mounted.