Twisting in the saddle, she soaked in the scene behind them.
As she swung into the saddle, the horse sidestepped.
The men rapidly picked out their horses in the semidarkness, tightened their saddle girths, and formed companies.
Great, I'll go saddle the horses.
It took her less than ten minutes to saddle Ed and ride him out of the corral.
He placed a foot in the stirrup and grabbed the saddle horn.
Sam helped her into the saddle and then mounted her horse.
Silently, Giddon emerged from the path, carrying a saddle and halter.
Kutuzov still in the same place, his stout body resting heavily in the saddle with the lassitude of age, sat yawning wearily with closed eyes.
Bordeaux slung a long leg around his saddle horn and tucked the glasses into his saddlebag.
Two miles north-east is the famous Silla de Caracas, whose twin summits, like a gigantic old-fashioned saddle (silla), rise to an elevation of 8622 ft.; and the Naiguete, still farther eastward, overlooks the valley from a height of 9186 ft.
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.
By the time she could saddle him, she could be in the hills.
The side-saddle plant, Sarracenia, native of the eastern United States, is also known as a pitcher-plant.
He dropped the saddle to the ground and slipped a halter over the horses' nose.
Rhyn wouldn't saddle himself with a blood monkey he had to actually take care of voluntarily.
Pulling the hood up again, she draped her cloak over the Tiyan seal on her horse's saddle and urged it forward.
It took him two attempts, but he managed a clumsy mount and sat uneasily in the saddle for a moment before turning his attention to the other two.
Why don't you tell me about it while I saddle my horse?
So they unharnessed Jim and took the saddle off the Sawhorse, and the two queerly matched animals were stood side by side for the start.
There was more applause at this, and then Ozma had the jewelled saddle replaced upon the Sawhorse and herself rode the victor back to the city at the head of the grand procession.
Rostov too, bending over his saddle, shouted "Hurrah!" with all his might, feeling that he would like to injure himself by that shout, if only to express his rapture fully.
Stopping beside his horse, with his hand on the saddle, the Emperor turned to the cavalry general and said in a loud voice, evidently wishing to be heard by all:
Wrapping the rope around the saddle horn, he nudged Ed into motion, tugging the fallen tree downstream.
Hefting the saddle to its proper place, she released the horses in their separate pastures.
Grabbing the saddle horn, he pulled himself up, but didn't get his other foot high enough.
With his shaggy head thrown back like birds when they drink, pressing his spurs mercilessly into the sides of his good horse, Bedouin, and sitting as though falling backwards in the saddle, he galloped to the other flank of the squadron and shouted in a hoarse voice to the men to look to their pistols.
Ed plunged to a stop and Alex pulled her up into the saddle with him.
For a moment the idea that the guests had to saddle their own horses troubled her, but on the other hand, maybe it was a good thing.
By the time we could eat supper, saddle the horses and ride up here, it would be getting dark.
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.
Rissa was braced in the saddle as if expecting attackers at any moment.
I think I'll get back into the saddle a little – figuratively speaking.
The Percheron (light and heavy draught), the Anglo-Norman (light draught and heavy cavalry)and the Tarbais of the weStern Pyrenees (saddle horses and light cavalry).
"Daniel, tell them to saddle for us, and Michael must come with my dogs," she added to the huntsman.
His eyes were rather moist and glittered more than usual, and as he sat in his saddle, wrapped up in his fur coat, he looked like a child taken out for an outing.
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.
Four days before, sentinels of the Preobrazhensk regiment had stood in front of the house to which Balashev was conducted, and now two French grenadiers stood there in blue uniforms unfastened in front and with shaggy caps on their heads, and an escort of hussars and uhlans and a brilliant suite of aides-de-camp, pages, and generals, who were waiting for Napoleon to come out, were standing at the porch, round his saddle horse and his Mameluke, Rustan.
On the way he came upon a bush, his gallant horse cleared it, and almost before he had righted himself in his saddle he saw that he would immediately overtake the enemy he had selected.
The Cossacks were untying their horses and tightening their saddle girths.
Denisov was angry with the Cossack because the saddle girths were too slack, reproved him, and mounted.
His horse by habit made as if to nip his leg, but Petya leaped quickly into the saddle unconscious of his own weight and, turning to look at the hussars starting in the darkness behind him, rode up to Denisov.
Winding the reins around the saddle horn, he shook out his rope and tied it to the bridle.
It feels warm today, but I always keep a light jacket in my saddle bags.
Straightening in the saddle, he winked.
Princess followed Ed up the steep trail with an eager stride that kept Carmen clinging to the saddle horn.
He helped her into the saddle, which was entirely unnecessary, and then lifted a coiled rope from the fence post.
The evening was already casting long shadows when he leaned down from the saddle and opened the gate to the south pasture.
She led Princess into a stall and removed the saddle and bridle.
He put a foot in the stirrup and grabbed the saddle horn.
It wouldn't take long to saddle him and ride up there and she could ride around the house so Rob wouldn't know.
His sudden leap to the side unseated her, sending her out of the saddle and rolling off the trail.
The shape mostly used is the " saddle " boiler, or some variation upon this very old pattern.
A narrow saddle, some 200 ft.
The hills rise, especially on the east coast, to a considerable elevation: the chief heights being in the North Andaman, Saddle Peak (2400 ft.); in the Middle Andaman, Mount Diavolo behind Cuthbert Bay (1678 ft.); in the South Andaman, Koiob (1505 ft.), Mount Harriet (1193 ft.) and the Cholunga range (1063 ft.); and in Rutland Island, Ford's Peak (1422 ft.).
8) or saddle-shaped; the anterior surface is concave in a transverse, but convex in a vertical direction, which on posterior surface shows the conditions reversed.
The reindeer of northern Siberia call also for special notice; they are used for the saddle as well as for draught.
He leaped into the saddle, and away he dashed with his officers close behind him.
He readjusted himself in the saddle and touched up his horse to ride once more round his hussars.
Several adjutants galloped off, and an hour later, Lavrushka, the serf Denisov had handed over to Rostov, rode up to Napoleon in an orderly's jacket and on a French cavalry saddle, with a merry, and tipsy face.
While the soldiers were shouting Kutuzov leaned forward in his saddle and bowed his head, and his eye lit up with a mild and apparently ironic gleam.
Maybe he wasn't a saddle bum, but only a greenhorn would think he could live off the barren land that surrounded them.
He folded his hands over the saddle horn and gazed down at her.
Bordeaux helped her into the saddle and then mounted one of the mules.
His body followed the saddle and it became a pillow.
After a few hours of limited rest, they were back in the saddle again.
He lifted a canteen from the saddle horn and took a drink.
Bordeaux pulled the saddle off and rubbed him down with the blanket.
Grabbing the saddle horn, she vaulted into the saddle and kicked the horse into a run.
Alex directed Carmen as he quickly detached the rope from his saddle horn.
He turned in the saddle until he could look at her face.
Tie that rope to my saddle and hold my horse.
The ends of the wooden legs were shod with plates of solid gold, and the saddle of the Princess Ozma, which was of red leather set with sparkling diamonds, was strapped to the clumsy body.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
He finally glanced down at Pete and straightened in the saddle, removing his leg from the horn and placing it in the stirrup.
Saddle a mule for each person; pack all the supplies you might need on the extra mules and burn the rest of the supplies.
She unfolded her jacket collar and hunkered down in the saddle, cold and miserable.
She pulled Ed to a stop and curled a knee around the saddle horn, watching the scene.
Untying the reins, he threw the rope over the saddle horn and mounted in one fluid movement.
She dismounted and tossed the cloak over the horse's saddle, looking for the face she sought.
Diablo stood hip-shod, his eyes half-closed as Giddon tossed a saddle blanket over his back and then swung up the saddle.
He threw a saddle on a reddish brown horse and nodded You're right.
Carmen settled into the saddle and followed him out of the corral.
He drew his left foot out of the stirrup and, lurching with his whole body and puckering his face with the effort, raised it with difficulty onto the saddle, leaned on his knee, groaned, and slipped down into the arms of the Cossacks and adjutants who stood ready to assist him.