Deep holes in the ground, rimmed with black, pockmarked the shallow valley.
Now, six months later, in spite of the windshield pockmarked from the gravel roads of Ouray County, it felt like an old friend.
Another company, a lucky one for not all the companies had vodka, crowded round a pockmarked, broad-shouldered sergeant major who, tilting a keg, filled one after another the canteen lids held out to him.
The last of the Horse Guards, a huge pockmarked fellow, frowned angrily on seeing Rostov before him, with whom he would inevitably collide.
The heavy black horse, sixteen hands high, shied, throwing back its ears; but the pockmarked Guardsman drove his huge spurs in violently, and the horse, flourishing its tail and extending its neck, galloped on yet faster.
There was one pilgrim, a quiet pockmarked little woman of fifty called Theodosia, who for over thirty years had gone about barefoot and worn heavy chains.
"Why, that must be the Anferovs," said an old deacon, addressing a pockmarked peasant woman.
Nearest to Pierre stood the pockmarked peasant woman with the little girl, and when the patrol started she moved forward.
His wrinkled and pockmarked face and narrow little eyes beamed with self-satisfied merriment.