They arrived, the carriage
turned, the step was let down, and Mr.
With a wild rattle and clatter, and an inhuman abandonment of consideration not easy to be understood in these days, the carriage
dashed through streets and swept round corners, with women screaming before it, and men clutching each other and clutching children out of its way.
At a few steps distant from the vehicle he now found a company of some thirty stragglers collected around an immense fire, which they were feeding with planks, caisson covers, wheels, and broken carriages
From two o'clock till five Franz and Albert followed in the fete, exchanging handfuls of confetti with the other carriages
and the pedestrians, who crowded amongst the horses' feet and the carriage
wheels without a single accident, a single dispute, or a single fight.
The soldiers, pushed back by these living walls, were in danger of being crushed against the spokes of the wheels and the panels of the carriages
Here, Anthony," said Charles, "Miss Emmerson has sent you ten dollars, for driving so well, and saving the carriage
Will your majesty deign to give me some description of the carriage
I am charged to discover?
In his senseless school-boy happiness he pictured Madame Olenska's descent from the train, his discovery of her a long way off, among the throngs of meaningless faces, her clinging to his arm as he guided her to the carriage
, their slow approach to the wharf among slipping horses, laden carts, vociferating teamsters, and then the startling quiet of the ferry-boat, where they would sit side by side under the snow, in the motionless carriage
, while the earth seemed to glide away under them, rolling to the other side of the sun.
The horses were in waiting, making each rusty spring reverberate the carriage
again with their impatience.
At a quarter past ten they at last got into their carriages
They had lunch at Richmond and then walked to Twickenham, where they had sent the carriage
Mary saw that it was a smart carriage
and that it was a smart footman who helped her in.
I suspect," said he, "a tall, dark man, of lofty carriage
, who has the air of a great lord.
So Chanticleer began to build a little carriage
of nutshells: and when it was finished, Partlet jumped into it and sat down, and bid Chanticleer harness himself to it and draw her home.
Yes,' answered I; internally adding, 'and I thought it somewhat derogatory to his dignity as a clergyman to come flying from the pulpit in such eager haste to shake hands with the squire, and hand his wife and daughters into their carriage
: and, moreover, I owe him a grudge for nearly shutting me out of it'; for, in fact, though I was standing before his face, close beside the carriage
steps, waiting to get in, he would persist in putting them up and closing the door, till one of the family stopped him by calling out that the governess was not in yet; then, without a word of apology, he departed, wishing them good-morning, and leaving the footman to finish the business.