And so one after the other they all skipped off into the ring, and made the sweetest bow I ever see, and then scampered out, and everybody clapped their hands and went just about wild.
And, then, there he was, slim and handsome, and dressed the gaudiest and prettiest you ever saw, and he lit into that horse with his whip and made him fairly hum -- and finally skipped off, and made his bow and danced off to the dressing-room, and everybody just a-howling with pleasure and astonishment.
"A staff officer was here a minute ago, but skipped off
," said an artilleryman to Prince Andrew.
Phebe clapped her hands as she skipped off
the bed and ran to the door, saying merrily, "One of them is for your feet, anyway.
Her freekick right in front of the home dugout missed everyone and skipped off
the turf into the back of the Liverpool net.
Paul Gua said that: 'The commercial vehicle which was conveying twenty passengers to a market skipped off
the road and lost control as a result of the tyre that burst.
Jenny jumped up and down in delight as she got four "big fat yeses" from the judges and skipped off
to the hosts in delight.
We replaced her wellies with school shoes and she skipped off
over the packhorse bridge to jump on the school minibus with her siblings.
ALL praise to the TV scheduling gods - no sooner has Love Island skipped off
into the sunset, leaving us bereft of addictive reality trash, than another show arrives to fill the void.
She said authorities believe the TGV high-speed train carrying 49 people was going too fast and skipped off
the tracks in the town of Eckwerscheim, near the German border.
The home side saw Dayle Southwell twice going close within a two-minute spell, Curtis Tilt deflecting his first effort wide, before his second effort skipped off
the turf and nestled in the side netting, Boston took the lead three minutes after the break, centre-half Carl Piergianni powering home from a long throw.
Monaghan skipper Conor McManus revealed: "We were all at it but we skipped off
home at nine o clock, and Owen went home early on the night of his wedding!
Twice during the set he skipped off
stage to change.
1) She's skipped off
on these jollies at a time of brutal austerity and grim public cutbacks because she's inherited her mother's genes for being utterly devoid of self-awareness and the consequences of her actions.
He started in Hollyoaks, did a long stint pounding the wards in Casualty, skipped off
to Emmerdale and now here he is in Corrie.