The swordsman lifted a sword off the ground and raised it, charging her.
The Spaniard became the swordsman and executioner of the counter-Reformation, because the power of the House of Austria depended on the imposition of religious unity in Europe.
He was the finest swordsman in the army, and possessed that daring recklessness which is the most useful quality of leadership against Asiatics.
Even if she couldn't kill the next swordsman that came for her, she could buy herself some time.
Thus Arakawa Reiun, one of Kouns most brilliant pupils, has exhibited a figure of a swordsman in the act of driving home a furious thrust.
She sped away, and they took off up the driveway with the swordsman trailing.