She stood before the window, feeling very much like a prisoner in her new world.
The prisoner was led away.
Was she really going to free some prisoner in exchange for a trip home?
Circumventing the Italian troops, Garibaldi entered Catania, crossed to Melito with 3000 men on the 25th of August, but was taken prisoner and wounded by Cialdini's forces at Aspromonte on the 27th of August.
"I'll use the king," said the boy, and pulled his prisoner out of the buggy.
The kingdom of Armenia fell before the sultan of Egypt, who took prisoner its last king Leo V.
A door opened, and the prisoner entered, setting her down.
I'm as much of a prisoner as they are.
He was taken prisoner at the battle of Agincourt (1415), and remained in England twenty-three years, in accordance with the dying injunctions of Henry V.
Of all the things to think about, she couldn't get the prisoner out of her thoughts, even when Evelyn returned with sweet bread she normally would've pounced on.
The prisoner gripped her more tightly, and she stilled.
The prisoner squatted below a window and appeared to be listening for signs of pursuit.
She leapt up, knocking the prisoner off balance in her haste to escape.
On the 15th of October 1651 Lord Derby, who had been taken prisoner after the battle of Worcester, was brought here and executed the same day.
Musat returned to the island once more and made himself master of it, but was defeated and taken prisoner under the walls of Cagliari in 1050, when the dominion of Pisa was established.
"Omigod those things are-- " The prisoner righted himself, then grabbed her and dragged her down to her knees once more.
"Woman," the prisoner growled.
Charles's sons Robert and Philip landed in Sicily, but after capturing Catania were defeated by Frederick, Philip being taken prisoner (1299), while several Calabrian towns were captured by the Sicilians.
"Evelyn, I was thinking about the prisoner," Kiera started, debating how to get the information she wanted without alarming Evelyn.
Even a prisoner on this planet was unwilling to associate with her!
The prisoner ducked down just outside the doorway, dragging her with him.
The prisoner stepped into it, the disc soaring away once more.
"You've captured none of my men, and Jetr is no more a prisoner than anyone else in your house," A'Ran growled.
The prisoner went straight to Romas's family, which meant she just made her mess bigger.
Kiera roused herself, climbed to her feet, and stretched before the prisoner snagged her arm once more and began the quick pace again.
He was set free in 1667, but in the following year lie was again a prisoner, and he was in custody when he died on the 27th of October 1670.
Shortly afterwards Belisarius was accused of complicity in a conspiracy against the emperor (562); his fortune was confiscated, and he was confined as a prisoner in his palace.
Rhyn had been a prisoner like her.
"I guess he's not a war prisoner in the traditional sense," Evelyn replied.
Her thoughts drifted to the prisoner, the memory of his touch and the strange energy making her blood quicken.
Evelyn stared at the prisoner, then at her, then back.
Where would the prisoner take her?
Mison, I accept your prisoner exchange and will release your men on the moon nearest to Qatwal.
In the English criminal law, where corporal punishment is ordered by the court for certain criminal offences, the "cat" is used only where the prisoner is over sixteen years of age.
He was taken prisoner at the battle of Tinchebrai in 1106, but was subsequently released.
A Hugh de Lusignan appears in the illfated crusade of 110o-1101; another Hugh, the Brown, came as a pilgrim to the Holy Land in 1164, and was taken prisoner by Nureddin.
Next year he suffered a crushing defeat at the battle of Hittin, and was taken prisoner by Saladin.
However, when ravaging the country near Alnwick, William was taken prisoner in July 1174, and after a short captivity at Richmond was carried to Normandy, where he soon purchased his release by assenting in December 1174 to the treaty of Falaise.
Then, having tied the wooden creature securely, the boy buckled the strap and tossed his prisoner into the buggy.
"Your Royal Highness and Fellow Citizens," he began; "the small cat you see a prisoner before you is accused of the crime of first murdering and then eating our esteemed Ruler's fat piglet--or else first eating and then murdering it.
Respected Jury and dearly beloved Ozma, I pray you not to judge this feline prisoner unfeelingly.
I pumped my fellow-prisoner as dry as I could, for fear I should never see him again; but at length he showed me which was my bed, and left me to blow out the lamp.
Only recently, talking with one of Platov's Cossack officers, Rostov had argued that if Napoleon were taken prisoner he would be treated not as a sovereign, but as a criminal.
Berthier, his chief of staff, dropped behind to question a Russian prisoner captured by the cavalry.
"Am I taken prisoner or have I taken him prisoner?" each was thinking.
I am your prisoner--take me!
Among the men was an Italian prisoner, an officer of the French army; and Nicholas felt that the presence of that prisoner enhanced his own importance as a Russian hero.
When the adjutant reminded him of the prisoner, he jerked his head in Pierre's direction with a frown and ordered him to be led away.
The fifth prisoner, the one next to Pierre, was led away--alone.
To the noncommissioned officer's excuse that the prisoner was ill and could not walk, the officer replied that the order was to shoot those who lagged behind.
"Bwing the prisoner here," said Denisov in a low voice, not taking his eyes off the French.
May I call in that boy who was taken prisoner and give him something to eat?...
A prisoner, the Russian soldier the Frenchman had pushed away, was sitting near the fire patting something with his hand.
As generally happens, Pierre did not feel the full effects of the physical privation and strain he had suffered as prisoner until after they were over.
The first time he had recourse to his new judge was when a French prisoner, a colonel, came to him and, after talking a great deal about his exploits, concluded by making what amounted to a demand that Pierre should give him four thousand francs to send to his wife and children.
Everybody seems to imagine that being taken prisoner means being Napoleon's guest.
"People speak of misfortunes and sufferings," remarked Pierre, "but if at this moment I were asked: 'Would you rather be what you were before you were taken prisoner, or go through all this again?' then for heaven's sake let me again have captivity and horseflesh!
Why was Napoleon III a criminal when he was taken prisoner at Boulogne, and why, later on, were those criminals whom he arrested?
"Am I your prisoner or are you some sort of really weird Good Samaritan that's gonna let me go when we get to where we're going?" she asked with a sigh.
"I know where to find one," Rhyn said, his thoughts going to the Ancient healer that had been a prisoner in Sasha.s zoo in Hell across the hall from his own cell.
Her thoughts went to the prisoner, and she wondered if she'd see him again if she stayed a little longer.
"He's more of a prisoner of war," Evelyn said.
And no sexy warrior-- even a prisoner-- would want anything to do with her at all.
The moment the prisoner crossed the third step, she saw him.
Not only had she been dragged to another planet by her best friend, but now she was about to be betrayed by a prisoner she tried to free.
The prisoner tucked her behind him with one hand and met the first attacker's blow, blocked it, and flung him down the hall.
The prisoner disabled without killing and without using his knife, which was tucked in his boot.
The prisoner took her arm and pulled her forward.
"A'Ran, she believes herself to be your prisoner," D'Ryn said.
She had been a virtual prisoner in the cabin since she had seen the snake on the porch.
The island had (probably since the end of the 9th century) been divided into four districts - Cagliari, Arborea, Torres (or Logudoro) and Gallura - each under a giudice or remained a prisoner at Bologna until his death.
In 1848 Montanelli served with the Tuscan student volunteers at the battle of Curtatone, where he was wounded and taken prisoner by the Austrians.
As the Princess held the white piglet in her arms and stroked its soft hair she said: Let Eureka out of the cage, for she is no longer a prisoner, but our good friend.
There was no way to get the creature out without breaking the vase, so the Tin Woodman smashed it with his axe and set the little prisoner free.
The idea that a person can be a political prisoner, jailed for his beliefs about government, politics, or politicians, is ancient but happily fading.
"We couldn't take Murat prisoner this morning or get to the place in time, and nothing can be done now!" he replied to someone else.
The battle of Tarutino obviously did not attain the aim Toll had in view--to lead the troops into action in the order prescribed by the dispositions; nor that which Count Orlov-Denisov may have had in view-- to take Murat prisoner; nor the result of immediately destroying the whole corps, which Bennigsen and others may have had in view; nor the aim of the officer who wished to go into action to distinguish himself; nor that of the Cossack who wanted more booty than he got, and so on.
The prisoner said that the troops that had entered Forminsk that day were the vanguard of the whole army, that Napoleon was there and the whole army had left Moscow four days previously.
Each of them desired nothing more than to give himself up as a prisoner to escape from all this horror and misery; but on the one hand the force of this common attraction to Smolensk, their goal, drew each of them in the same direction; on the other hand an army corps could not surrender to a company, and though the French availed themselves of every convenient opportunity to detach themselves and to surrender on the slightest decent pretext, such pretexts did not always occur.
Denisov, Petya, and the esaul, accompanied by some Cossacks and the hussar who had the prisoner, rode to the left across a ravine to the edge of the forest.
Prisoner, what have you to say for yourself?
"Do not call out for your man, woman," the prisoner growled at Evelyn.
They waited a short time longer before the prisoner shifted to rise.
In 1402 a great battle was fought in the vicinity of Angora, in which the Turkish sultan Bayezid was defeated and made prisoner by the Tatar conqueror Timur.