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There was not another mount in the stable for himself and his servant besides Meg and Rattler.
The cap'n's been ridin' the devil's own pace," said Dalton the coachman, whose person stood out in high relief as he smoked his pipe against the stable wall, when John brought up Rattler.
She dressed herself hastily, called the maid, and set off for the stables.
About a quarter of a mile from the stables John Straker's overcoat was flapping from a furze-bush.
On being arrested he volunteered that statement that he had come down to Dartmoor in the hope of getting some information about the King's Pyland horses, and also about Desborough, the second favorite, which was in charge of Silas Brown at the Mapleton stables.
Begin with the men-servants, from the butler at the top to the stable boy at the bottom.
She directed him to do just as he had done before, with only this difference, that instead of going to the stable which had been the ruin of his hopes, he was to enter right into the castle itself, and to glide as fast as he could down the passages till he came to a room filled with perfume, where he would find a beautiful maiden asleep on a bed.
But be careful not to return to the stable or to the bedroom; they have proved too fatal to you.
Gretel, however, ran like lightning to Hansel, opened his little stable, and cried: 'Hansel, we are saved
shouted his master just then, as he came into the stable.
When he got up, he was lame and could hardly limp as far as the stable.
Then, turning to the post-boys, she asked them, "Why they were not in the stable with their horses?
And when it came to horse judgment and treatment of sick and injured horses even the owner of the stable yielded place to Billy.
He was rapidly rising in acquirements and virtues, when, in an evil hour, his stable was newly painted.
When he had achieved this task, he applied himself to the acquisition of stable language, in which he soon became such an adept, that he would perch outside my window and drive imaginary horses with great skill, all day.