The horses belong to you?
Riding horses on the beach all day.
He dropped the saddle to the ground and slipped a halter over the horses' nose.
He was realizing the impact the lie had on their relationship.
They waited in tense silence as the horses slowly moved on.
Horses stomped, dogs barked, and children scurried everywhere.
He couldn't have been too close or the horses would have smelled him.
Carmen gave the horses some grain and went to feed and water the chickens.
Four horses doesn't make a horse ranch.
You like horses, yes?
We... actually, I... was thinking about adopting a few wild horses from out west where they have too many.
Do you have many horses here?
Dad said we were going to watch some horses race tomorrow.
He said they as if the horses belonged to the ranch hands.
Alex obliged and then the four of them continued to a lot where some horses grazed.
Since each wagon had three teams of horses, that could become time consuming - and time was their enemy.
Unshod horses heading south.
Horses were moving around on the ledge above, their hooves clicking against the rocks.
He slapped the horses with the reins and they started out in the direction of the ranch.
Finally he slowed down and gave the horses some relief.
I have some horses you can ride and there are several creeks, ponds and even a small lake on the land.
Two horses were tied up and there was a wagon and mule at the end of the street.
He did so, and then pointed out the location of where he'd seen people, cars, the two horses and the wagon.
At one time, a hotel, accommodating a hundred guests and stable for seventy-five horses, adorned its slopes.
Hold your horses, Swami.
"If only you could touch horses," Grande said with a sigh of exaggerated melancholy.
I still have to water the horses and let them out.
He led the horses outside and helped her up on Princess.
Thursday morning when Carmen was taking care of the horses, she noticed that Casper's nipples were dripping.
She finished feeding the horses and let all of them out except Casper.
How did the horses get out?
Piano George said they lost two fine black horses that slipped on the ice of the Sneffles road and I could hear the men talking loudly about it.
"Hold your horses," she said, snickering over the pun.
It sounded like a herd of horses plowing through the jungle. "Demons," Toby said.
He really relates to horses, and I hear his riding skills are very good.
On that thought, the horses needed to be fed and watered.
The barn smelled like horses and leather.
She had always loved horses, and a horse ranch had been a dream she knew would never come true.
Three horses in one sale.
Monday morning while she was feeding the horses, Brutus was watching the hills with unusual interest.
Putting the food in the oven to keep it warm, she decided there was enough time to feed the horses before he arrived.
She fed the horses, hoping Alex would like the perfume she wore better than the horses did.
Alex did the same with Ed and they saddled the horses in silence.
Finally they walked the saddled and bridled horses out of the barn, and mounted them.
They raced the horses past the pond and up the hill, slowing when they came to the rocky area.
Back at the barn, they unsaddled and rubbed the horses down.
She had dreamed of someone who would share her enthusiasm in horses – of someone who would treat her well.
The next morning when she was feeding the horses, Brutus wandered up with something in his mouth.
He said he wanted some advice about horses, but when I asked him if he was going to buy one, he said no.
So he walked over here to ask me about horses when he had none.
She filled a plastic bowl with water for the chickens and hauled buckets of water to the horses and buffalo.
After she fed the rabbits, she came back to find the horses had finished their grain.
Hefting the saddle to its proper place, she released the horses in their separate pastures.
There are no real horses here at all.
Real horses, like myself, are made of flesh and blood and bones.
I was born in Kentucky, you know, where all the best and most aristocratic horses come from.
"Go!" cried Zeb; and at the word the two horses leaped forward and the race was begun.
I would teach you how to draw pictures of sheep and horses, and even of men, said the stranger.
Early in the morning two horses were brought to the door.
One was a fine gardener; another could take care of horses; a third was a good cook; a fourth could manage a household.
They heard the tramping of horses and the voices of a number of men.
Cars replaced horses; did the stable boys remain out of work?
All manner of breeds of dogs, cats, cows, and horses are bred in similar ways.
I could also feel the stamping of the horses, which they had ridden out from town and hitched under the trees, where they stood all night, neighing loudly, impatient to be off.
"Slim" would describe them, if they were anything like the saw-horses I have seen.
We visit the horses and mules in their stalls and hunt for eggs and feed the turkeys.
When she is riding in the carriage she will not allow the driver to use the whip, because, she says, "poor horses will cry."
Sitting beside her in the car, I describe what I see from the window--hills and valleys and the rivers; cotton-fields and gardens in which strawberries, peaches, pears, melons, and vegetables are growing; herds of cows and horses feeding in broad meadows, and flocks of sheep on the hillside; the cities with their churches and schools, hotels and warehouses, and the occupations of the busy people.
They are no better than wooden horses to hang the clean clothes on.
This town is said to have the largest houses for oxen, cows, and horses hereabouts, and it is not behindhand in its public buildings; but there are very few halls for free worship or free speech in this county.
Deep ruts and "cradle-holes" were worn in the ice, as on terra firma, by the passage of the sleds over the same track, and the horses invariably ate their oats out of cakes of ice hollowed out like buckets.
They have the same sort of worth only as horses and dogs.
The coach with six horses was waiting at the porch.
Along the broad country road, edged on both sides by trees, came a high, light blue Viennese caleche, slightly creaking on its springs and drawn by six horses at a smart trot.
Behind the company the sound of wheels, the creaking of springs, and the tramp of horses' hoofs were heard.
He looked back laughing to the Cossack who stood a few steps behind him holding two horses by their bridles.
It was a German cart with a pair of horses led by a German, and seemed loaded with a whole houseful of effects.
As often happens, the horses of a convoy wagon became restive at the end of the bridge, and the whole crowd had to wait.
Then the clang of hoofs, as of several horses galloping, resounded on the planks of the bridge, and the squadron, officers in front and men four abreast, spread across the bridge and began to emerge on his side of it.
The hussars ran back to the men who held their horses; their voices sounded louder and calmer, the stretchers disappeared from sight.
The snow was thawing in the sunshine, the horses galloped quickly, and on both sides of the road were forests of different kinds, fields, and villages.
All along the sides of the road fallen horses were to be seen, some flayed, some not, and broken-down carts beside which solitary soldiers sat waiting for something, and again soldiers straggling from their companies, crowds of whom set off to the neighboring villages, or returned from them dragging sheep, fowls, hay, and bulging sacks.
"Well, I have got all I need into packs for two horses," said Nesvitski.
Passing by Kutuzov's carriage and the exhausted saddle horses of his suite, with their Cossacks who were talking loudly together, Prince Andrew entered the passage.
The staff officer and Prince Andrew mounted their horses and rode on.
They had to hold their noses and put their horses to a trot to escape from the poisoned atmosphere of these latrines.
Zherkov and the staff officer bent over their saddles and turned their horses away.
From privates to general they were not expecting a battle and were engaged in peaceful occupations, the cavalry feeding the horses and the infantry collecting wood.
The horses' croups began to sway in the front line.
Instead of the moving horses and hussars' backs, he saw nothing before him but the motionless earth and the stubble around him.
The horses were replaced by others from a reserve gun carriage, the wounded were carried away, and the four guns were turned against the ten-gun battery.
Amid the smoke, deafened by the incessant reports which always made him jump, Tushin not taking his pipe from his mouth ran from gun to gun, now aiming, now counting the charges, now giving orders about replacing dead or wounded horses and harnessing fresh ones, and shouting in his feeble voice, so high pitched and irresolute.
The sound of voices, the tramping feet, the horses' hoofs moving in mud, the crackling of wood fires near and afar, merged into one tremulous rumble.
I went there and found two thirds of the men and horses knocked out, two guns smashed, and no supports at all.
In the deathlike stillness only the tramp of horses was heard.
Czartoryski, Novosiltsev, Prince Volkonsky, Strogonov, and the others, all richly dressed gay young men on splendid, well-groomed, fresh, only slightly heated horses, exchanging remarks and smiling, had stopped behind the Emperor.
Among them were grooms leading the Tsar's beautiful relay horses covered with embroidered cloths.
He also saw French infantry soldiers who were seizing the artillery horses and turning the guns round.
He had not ridden many hundred yards after that before he saw to his left, across the whole width of the field, an enormous mass of cavalry in brilliant white uniforms, mounted on black horses, trotting straight toward him and across his path.
Rostov heard the thud of their hoofs and the jingle of their weapons and saw their horses, their figures, and even their faces, more and more distinctly.
Rostov was horrified to hear later that of all that mass of huge and handsome men, of all those brilliant, rich youths, officers and cadets, who had galloped past him on their thousand-ruble horses, only eighteen were left after the charge.
How they made the four black horses fly!
It's time I knew the Imperial horses and Ilya Ivanych.
In front of him walked Kutuzov's groom leading horses in horsecloths.
The soldiers near the gun waved their arms and beat the horses to make them turn and move on.
The horses moved off the bank.
He listened and heard the sound of approaching horses, and voices speaking French.
It seemed to him the horses were not moving at all.
At the Torzhok post station, either there were no horses or the postmaster would not supply them.
"How about the horses?" he asked, without looking at Pierre.
"The exchange horses have just come," answered the servant.
While the carriage and horses were being placed on it, they also stepped on the raft.
Despite their pale swollen faces and tattered uniforms, the hussars formed line for roll call, kept things in order, groomed their horses, polished their arms, brought in straw from the thatched roofs in place of fodder, and sat down to dine round the caldrons from which they rose up hungry, joking about their nasty food and their hunger.
"Let God and our gweat monarch judge me afterwards!" said Denisov going out, and Rostov heard the hoofs of several horses splashing through the mud.
In the middle of the game, the officers saw some wagons approaching with fifteen hussars on their skinny horses behind them.
Saddled horses were standing before the house and the suite were assembling, evidently preparing for the Emperor to come out.
In spite of the trampling of the French gendarmes' horses, which were pushing back the crowd, Rostov kept his eyes on every movement of Alexander and Bonaparte.
On entering the forest the horses began to snort and sweated visibly.
Having finished his inquiries and extorted from Daniel an opinion that the hounds were fit (Daniel himself wished to go hunting), Nicholas ordered the horses to be saddled.
It's not fair; you are going by yourself, are having the horses saddled and said nothing to us about it.
The horses stepped over the field as over a thick carpet, now and then splashing into puddles as they crossed a road.
His horses and trap were sent home.
The angry borzois whined and getting free of the leash rushed past the horses' feet at the wolf.
Their horses, bridled and with high saddles, stood near them and there too the dogs were lying.
They could not see the horses, but only heard them splashing through the unseen mud.
There was still the hunting establishment which Nicholas had enlarged.
It was so light that he could see the moonlight reflected from the metal harness disks and from the eyes of the horses, who looked round in alarm at the noisy party under the shadow of the porch roof.
The side horses, pressing against the shafts of the middle horse, sank in the snow, which was dry and glittered like sugar, and threw it up.
When they came out onto the beaten highroad--polished by sleigh runners and cut up by rough-shod hoofs, the marks of which were visible in the moonlight--the horses began to tug at the reins of their own accord and increased their pace.
It was only by the keener wind that met them and the jerks given by the side horses who pulled harder--ever increasing their gallop--that one noticed how fast the troyka was flying.
With screams squeals, and waving of whips that caused even the shaft horses to gallop--the other sleighs followed.
And shouting to his horses, he began to pass the first sleigh.
Zakhar held back his horses and turned his face, which was already covered with hoarfrost to his eyebrows.
Nicholas put all his horses to a gallop and passed Zakhar.
The horses showered the fine dry snow on the faces of those in the sleigh--beside them sounded quick ringing bells and they caught confused glimpses of swiftly moving legs and the shadows of the troyka they were passing.
Again checking his horses, Nicholas looked around him.
I know by the horses, replied some voices.
At Kamenka a relay of horses was to wait which would take them to the Warsaw highroad, and from there they would hasten abroad with post horses.
Anatole had a passport, an order for post horses, ten thousand rubles he had taken from his sister and another ten thousand borrowed with Dolokhov's help.
In their service he risked his skin and his life twenty times a year, and in their service had lost more horses than the money he had from them would buy.
What horses have you come with?
As fast as ever the horses can gallop, so fast we'll go!
"That time I'd harnessed two young side horses with the bay in the shafts," he went on, turning to Dolokhov.
The young fellow on the box jumped down to hold the horses and Anatole and Dolokhov went along the pavement.
In a sleigh drawn by two gray trotting-horses that were bespattering the dashboard with snow, Anatole and his constant companion Makarin dashed past.
He went in a traveling coach with six horses, surrounded by pages, aides-de-camp, and an escort, along the road to Posen, Thorn, Danzig, and Konigsberg.
The army was moving from west to east, and relays of six horses carried him in the same direction.
Some of the horses were drowned and some of the men; the others tried to swim on, some in the saddle and some clinging to their horses' manes.
Some of the horses were drowned and some of the men; the others tried to swim on, some in the saddle and some clinging to their horses' manes.
The officer, the soldiers, and their horses all looked smart and well kept.
They rode through the village of Rykonty, past tethered French hussar horses, past sentinels and men who saluted their colonel and stared with curiosity at a Russian uniform, and came out at the other end of the village.
Balashev was only two horses' length from the equestrian with the bracelets, plumes, necklaces, and gold embroidery, who was galloping toward him with a theatrically solemn countenance, when Julner, the French colonel, whispered respectfully: "The King of Naples!"
"Are the horses ready for the general?" he added, with a slight inclination of his head in reply to Balashev's bow.
Rostov riding in front gave the order "Forward!" and the hussars, with clanking sabers and subdued talk, their horses' hoofs splashing in the mud, defiled in fours and moved along the broad road planted with birch trees on each side, following the infantry and a battery that had gone on in front.
A judge of horses and a sportsman, he had lately procured himself a large, fine, mettlesome, Donets horse, dun-colored, with light mane and tail, and when he rode it no one could outgallop him.
The horses began to lather and the men to flush.
He touched his horse, gave the word of command, and immediately, hearing behind him the tramp of the horses of his deployed squadron, rode at full trot downhill toward the dragoons.
Having baited the horses twice on the way, he arrived at the town toward evening on the fourth of August.
He asked for a samovar and for hay for his horses, and when he had had his tea he went to bed.
Alpatych entered the innyard at a quicker pace than usual and went straight to the shed where his horses and trap were.
While the horses were being harnessed Alpatych and Ferapontov over their tea talked of the price of corn, the crops, and the good weather for harvesting.
Inside the shed Alpatych and the coachman arranged the tangled reins and traces of their horses with trembling hands.
Grass had already begun to grow on the garden paths, and horses and calves were straying in the English park.
In front of it stood carriages without horses and things were being packed into the vehicles.
Just as horses shy and snort and gather about a dead horse, so the inmates of the house and strangers crowded into the drawing room round the coffin--the Marshal, the village Elder, peasant women--and all with fixed and frightened eyes, crossing themselves, bowed and kissed the old prince's cold and stiffened hand.
Alpatych, arriving from the devastated Bald Hills estate, sent for his Dron on the day of the prince's funeral and told him to have twelve horses got ready for the princess' carriages and eighteen carts for the things to be removed from Bogucharovo.
Dron replied that the horses of these peasants were away carting.
Alpatych named others, but they too, according to Dron, had no horses available: some horses were carting for the government, others were too weak, and others had died for want of fodder.
It seemed that no horses could be had even for the carriages, much less for the carting.
In the village, outside the drink shop, another meeting was being held, which decided that the horses should be driven out into the woods and the carts should not be provided.
Without saying anything of this to the princess, Alpatych had his own belongings taken out of the carts which had arrived from Bald Hills and had those horses got ready for the princess' carriages.
He looked askance at Princess Mary and said: "There are no horses; I told Yakov Alpatych so."
It's not a case of feeding horses--we may die of hunger ourselves!
Having repeated her order to Dron to have horses ready for her departure next morning, she went to her room and remained alone with her own thoughts.
Rostov and Ilyin gave rein to their horses for a last race along the incline before reaching Bogucharovo, and Rostov, outstripping Ilyin, was the first to gallop into the village street.
On reaching home Pierre gave orders to Evstafey--his head coachman who knew everything, could do anything, and was known to all Moscow--that he would leave that night for the army at Mozhaysk, and that his saddle horses should be sent there.
The peasant drivers, shouting and lashing their horses, kept crossing from side to side.
In the middle of the wood a brown hare with white feet sprang out and, scared by the tramp of the many horses, grew so confused that it leaped along the road in front of them for some time, arousing general attention and laughter, and only when several voices shouted at it did it dart to one side and disappear in the thicket.
After they had gone Pierre approached Prince Andrew and was about to start a conversation when they heard the clatter of three horses' hoofs on the road not far from the shed, and looking in that direction Prince Andrew recognized Wolzogen and Clausewitz accompanied by a Cossack.
On returning to Gorki after having seen Prince Andrew, Pierre ordered his groom to get the horses ready and to call him early in the morning, and then immediately fell asleep behind a partition in a corner Boris had given up to him.
The sun, just bursting forth from behind a cloud that had concealed it, was shining, with rays still half broken by the clouds, over the roofs of the street opposite, on the dew- besprinkled dust of the road, on the walls of the houses, on the windows, the fence, and on Pierre's horses standing before the hut.
Telling the groom to follow him with the horses, Pierre went down the street to the knoll from which he had looked at the field of battle the day before.
Amid the powder smoke, slowly dispersing over the whole space through which Napoleon rode, horses and men were lying in pools of blood, singly or in heaps.
In the wood, wagons and horses were standing.
The horses were eating oats from their movable troughs and sparrows flew down and pecked the grains that fell.
He glanced at the dirty innyard in the middle of which soldiers were watering their lean horses at the pump while carts were passing out of the gate.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.
Before two o'clock in the afternoon the Rostovs' four carriages, packed full and with the horses harnessed, stood at the front door.
The postilion started the horses, the off pole horse tugged at his collar, the high springs creaked, and the body of the coach swayed.
Beside the cannon a cart was standing to which two horses were harnessed.
The huge courtyard of the Rostovs' house was littered with wisps of hay and with dung from the horses, and not a soul was to be seen there.
The superintendent of police turned round at that moment with a scared look, said something to his coachman, and his horses increased their speed.
They have horses, let them be off to Vladimir, and not leave them to the French.
The superintendent of police, whom the crowd had stopped, went in to see him at the same time as an adjutant who informed the count that the horses were harnessed.
Half an hour later he was driving with his fast horses across the Sokolniki field, no longer thinking of what had occurred but considering what was to come.
The caleche flew over the ground as fast as the horses could draw it, but for a long time Count Rostopchin still heard the insane despairing screams growing fainter in the distance, while his eyes saw nothing but the astonished, frightened, bloodstained face of "the traitor" in the fur-lined coat.
The Rostovs' servants and coachmen and the orderlies of the wounded officers, after attending to their masters, had supper, fed the horses, and came out into the porches.
A few days before the battle of Borodino, Nicholas received the necessary money and warrants, and having sent some hussars on in advance, he set out with post horses for Voronezh.
He indicated the stud farms at which Nicholas might procure horses, recommended to him a horse dealer in the town and a landowner fourteen miles out of town who had the best horses, and promised to assist him in every way.
Immediately on leaving the governor's, Nicholas hired post horses and, taking his squadron quartermaster with him, drove at a gallop to the landowner, fourteen miles away, who had the stud.
He made haste to finish buying the horses, and often became unreasonably angry with his servant and squadron quartermaster.
"Well, of course," replied Platon quickly, "the horses' saints.
On approaching Tarutino Kutuzov noticed cavalrymen leading their horses to water across the road along which he was driving.
The men were forbidden to talk out loud, to smoke their pipes, or to strike a light, and they tried to prevent their horses neighing.
Fifteen hundred prisoners and thirty-eight guns were taken on the spot, besides standards and (what seemed most important to the Cossacks) horses, saddles, horsecloths, and the like.
All these people and horses seemed driven forward by some invisible power.
Several soldiers ran toward the cart from different sides: some beat the carriage horses on their heads, turning them aside, others fought among themselves, and Pierre saw that one German was badly wounded on the head by a sword.
Having changed horses twice and galloped twenty miles in an hour and a half over a sticky, muddy road, Bolkhovitinov reached Litashevka after one o'clock at night.
The horses, being drenched by the rain, all looked black whether chestnut or bay.
Their un- Russian shouting at their horses which were straining uphill with the carts, and their calls to one another, could be clearly heard.
The horses would sink.
Tikhon, who at first did rough work, laying campfires, fetching water, flaying dead horses, and so on, soon showed a great liking and aptitude for partisan warfare.
In the twilight saddled horses could be seen, and Cossacks and hussars who had rigged up rough shelters in the glade and were kindling glowing fires in a hollow of the forest where the French could not see the smoke.
He handed the horses over to the soldier who was stirring the pot and squatted down on his heels by the fire beside the officer with the long neck.
"Will they bring our horses or not?" thought Petya, instinctively drawing nearer to Dolokhov.
The horses were brought.
Behind the hut the dark shapes of the two wagons with their horses beside them were discernible, and in the hollow the dying campfire gleamed red.
Not all the Cossacks and hussars were asleep; here and there, amid the sounds of falling drops and the munching of the horses near by, could be heard low voices which seemed to be whispering.
Someone was snoring under them, and around them stood saddled horses munching their oats.
The horses neighed and jostled one another.
With a solemn triumphal march there mingled a song, the drip from the trees, and the hissing of the saber, "Ozheg-zheg-zheg..." and again the horses jostled one another and neighed, not disturbing the choir but joining in it.
The horses that had previously been invisible could now be seen to their very tails, and a watery light showed itself through the bare branches.
The Cossacks were untying their horses and tightening their saddle girths.
The men rapidly picked out their horses in the semidarkness, tightened their saddle girths, and formed companies.
The horses were brought.
Slipping onto their haunches and sliding, the horses descended with their riders into the ravine.
In an instant the tramp of horses galloping forward was heard, shouts came from various sides, and then more shots.
The road along which they moved was bordered on both sides by dead horses; ragged men who had fallen behind from various regiments continually changed about, now joining the moving column, now again lagging behind it.
All around lay the flesh of different animals--from men to horses--in various stages of decomposition; and as the wolves were kept off by the passing men the dog could eat all it wanted.
From all sides came shouts of command, and from the left came smartly dressed cavalrymen on good horses, passing the prisoners at a trot.
The Duke! and hardly had the sleek cavalry passed, before a carriage drawn by six gray horses rattled by.
Owing to the rapidity of the French flight and the Russian pursuit and the consequent exhaustion of the horses, the chief means of approximately ascertaining the enemy's position--by cavalry scouting-- was not available.
Another section amid the regimental wagons and horses which were standing in a group was busy getting out caldrons and rye biscuit, and feeding the horses.
A courier who galloped to the castle in advance, in a troyka with three foam-flecked horses, shouted "Coming!" and Konovnitsyn rushed into the vestibule to inform Kutuzov, who was waiting in the hall porter's little lodge.
He remembered a general impression of the misfortunes and sufferings of people and of being worried by the curiosity of officers and generals who questioned him, he also remembered his difficulty in procuring a conveyance and horses, and above all he remembered his incapacity to think and feel all that time.
Whole families of the Rostovs' and Bolkonskis' relations sometimes came to Bald Hills with sixteen horses and dozens of servants and stayed for months.
"Alex tells me you have some nice horses on your ranch," Carmen said to Señor Medena.
So I say the horses and chickens are mine and Alex says the other animals are his.
As she watched, the horses plunged down a dune, sending a spray of white sand into the dry air.
The rest of the teamsters joined them and they all waited in silence as the horses approached and drew to an organized halt.
Riding horses was one of her favorite pastimes, and the country out that way was gorgeous - winter or summer.
There they slowed down and let the horses get their wind again.
Are there any horses in Oz?
The sheds where the corn was stored, the stable where the horses were kept, and the yard where the cows were milked morning and evening were unfailing sources of interest to Martha and me.