So as they rode to the jousts-ward, Sir Kay had lost his sword
for he had left it at his father's lodging, and so he prayed young Arthur for to ride for his sword
de Bragelonne, who carries a sword
by his side, does not consider himself insulted.
The word was given, and they plunged at each other as fiercely as before; once more the blows rained and rattled and flashed; every few moments the quick-eyed seconds would notice that a sword
was bent--then they called "Halt
It is very hot," said Athos, drawing his sword
in its turn, "and yet I cannot take off my doublet; for I just now felt my wound begin to bleed again, and I should not like to annoy Monsieur with the sight of blood which he has not drawn from me himself.
In the rapid fighting that followed I had little chance to note aught else than the movements of my immediate adversaries, but now and again I caught a fleeting glimpse of a purring sword
and a lightly springing figure of sinewy steel that filled my heart with a strange yearning and a mighty but unaccountable pride.
in his hands flashed like quicksilver into the huddle of our fleeing enemies; and at every flash there came the scream of a man hurt.
Then the youth swung his mighty sword
in the air, and with one blow cut off the serpent's head.
Poulter, involuntarily falling in with Tom's enthusiasm, and drawing the sword
so suddenly that Tom leaped back with much agility.
He attacked like an angry lion, but he was met by a tap on the mouth from the button of the licentiate's sword
that checked him in the midst of his furious onset, and made him kiss it as if it were a relic, though not as devoutly as relics are and ought to he kissed.
and with drawn sword
he vaulted over the table and fell upon the surprised leader.
As he sat him down, the cloak fell apart disclosing a sword
and buckler as stout as Robin's own.
Aramis pushed his back into his saddle-bags and sheathed his sword
As the tongue was removed for the high priest's table, "Ah," said the Idol to himself, "that is the Sword
of the Spirit - the only Sword
that is less dangerous when unsheathed.
The other sword
was of about the same length as the hooked instrument, and somewhere between that of my long-sword
and my short-sword
Tranter's great sword
was indeed a mighty vantage in his favor.