Unnoticed, Betsy stood in the kitchen doorway, a sandwich in her hand, munching away.
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.
The dinner was nearly over, and the Emperor, munching a biscuit, rose and went out onto the balcony.
No one spoke and the only sounds heard were the clatter of knives and the munching of the lieutenant.
Someone was snoring under them, and around them stood saddled horses munching their oats.
There wasn't much left to Saturday but the time was spent lounging around, munching on Chinese takeout and drinking Coors beer.
Slowly munching an apple at mile 23, he noted with satisfaction that his legs felt good in spite of the lack of practice.
"No, but what I should like," added he, munching a pie in his moist-lipped handsome mouth, "would be to slip in over there."
The officers were hurriedly drinking tea and breakfasting, the soldiers, munching biscuit and beating a tattoo with their feet to warm themselves, gathering round the fires throwing into the flames the remains of sheds, chairs, tables, wheels, tubs, and everything that they did not want or could not carry away with them.