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dismounted Sentence Examples

  • They dismounted and entered the tent.

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  • Rob dismounted slowly and stretched.

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  • She dismounted and held out the reins to him.

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  • Darian dismounted and lifted Claire off the horse, settling her gently beneath a tree.

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  • It is probable that the usual three "battles" were drawn up in line, each with its archers on the flanks and the dismounted men-at-arms in the centre; the archers being thrown forward in wedge-shaped salients, almost exactly as at Crecy.

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  • She dismounted and led her horse toward the small group, edgy and leery of the battle going on around her.

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  • A small red sports car skidded to a stop in front of Bird Song as Dean dismounted his bike.

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  • She dismounted and watched the men walk up to the ruins.

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  • When they returned to the stable, Gerald dismounted and staggered.

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  • At the barn, they dismounted and Alex took her elbow.

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  • Darian dismounted and pulled out his sword.

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  • Bordeaux dismounted, surveying the camp, landscape and men in one rolling glance.

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  • The officer in the scarf dismounted, called up a drummer, and went with him into the arcade.

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  • The horses were not trained for European shock-tactics, nor did the country offer charging room, and though melees of mounted men engaging with sword and pistol were not infrequent, the usual method of fighting was dismounted fire action, which was practised with uncommon skill by the troopers on both sides.

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  • Napoleon said something to Alexander, and both Emperors dismounted and took each other's hands.

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  • A Cossack dismounted, lifted the boy down, and took him to Denisov.

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  • He dismounted and retrieved the snakes from the sand.

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  • She dismounted and examined the equipment more closely.

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  • After speaking to the senior French officer, who came out of the house with a white handkerchief tied to his sword and announced that they surrendered, Dolokhov dismounted and went up to Petya, who lay motionless with outstretched arms.

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  • Nicholas dismounted, and with Natasha and Petya, who had ridden up, stopped near the hounds, waiting to see how the matter would end.

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  • She dismounted and tossed the cloak over the horse's saddle, looking for the face she sought.

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  • They stopped at the spring where they had found the dead longhorn bull years ago and dismounted to let the horses rest.

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  • He himself and all the young nobles of his staff dismounted and led the infantry forward again, the prince threw his baton into the enemy's lines for the soldiers to retrieve, and in the end, after a bitter struggle, the Bavarians, whose reserves had been taken away to oppose Turenne in the Merzhausen defile, abandoned the entrenchments and disappeared into the woods of the adjoining spur.

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  • After a severe hand-to-hand struggle, in which the troops behaved with great gallantry, order was restored and the enemy repulsed, with the aid of the fire from the 1st Brigade square and from dismounted cavalry.

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  • "I cannot be afraid," thought he, and dismounted slowly among the guns.

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  • Having dismounted he went up to the Emperor with rapid strides and in a loud voice began boldly demonstrating the necessity of sending reinforcements.

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  • Taran dismounted, hands shaking.

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  • Aaron dismounted and nodded toward the pond.

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  • At the bottom of the trail they dismounted and walked their horses for a while.

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  • Sam halted Red and dismounted gracefully.

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  • About 8 rifled guns and 19 smoothbores were dismounted or disabled and 4 and 1 temporarily put out of action respectively.

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  • A squadron of the 9th Royal Lancers, which was dismounted in the thick bush, was driven back with the loss of 9 men; but elsewhere the Arabs never succeeded in closing, and the troops returned to Suakin in the afternoon, leaving the East Surrey regiment in a zeriba covering some low hills near Hashin village.

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  • For the devices employed against the Scottish schiltrons of pikemen at Dupplin and Halidon, were the same as those which won all the great battles of the Hundred Years Warthe combination of archery, not with cavalry (the old system of Hastings and Falkirk), but with dismounted menat-arms. The nation, meanwhile prosperous, not vexed by overmuch taxation, and proud of its young king, was ready and willing to follow him into any adventure that he might indicate.

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  • He fought relying on Battieof the tactics which had been tried against the Scots at - Dupplin and Halidon Hill, drawing up his army with masses of dismounted men-at-arms flai~iked on either side by archery.

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  • Taran dismounted, hands shaking.

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  • Nastasya Ivanovna dismounted to pick it up.

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  • She stumbled as she dismounted from the ATV and Giddon reached out to help her.

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  • Rostov dismounted, gave his horse to the orderly, and followed Alpatych to the house, questioning him as to the state of affairs.

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  • The simplicity is great; they can be quickly mounted and dismounted; the correct gauge can be perfectly maintained; the sections of rails and sleepers (which are of iron) are very portable, and skilled labour is not required to lay or to take them up; the making of a " turn-out " is easy, by taking out a 15 ft.

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  • Bannockburn); further, the deep mud prevented their artillery from taking part, and the crossbowmen were as usual relegated to the rear of the knights and men-at-arms. All were dismounted save a few knights and men-at-arms on the flanks, who were intended to charge the archers of the enemy.

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  • Here he dismounted, and stopped beside the farthest of the four unlimbered cannon.

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  • Only the delighted "Uncle" dismounted, and cut off a pad, shaking the hare for the blood to drip off, and anxiously glancing round with restless eyes while his arms and legs twitched.

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  • Pierre and the adjutant dismounted and walked up the hill on foot.

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  • In such a state of affairs, whatever your ultimate plans may be, the interest of Your Majesty's service demands that the army should be rallied at Smolensk and should first of all be freed from ineffectives, such as dismounted cavalry, unnecessary baggage, and artillery material that is no longer in proportion to the present forces.

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  • He dismounted in one graceful movement and started unsaddling Diablo.

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  • An hour later, she dismounted her bike and leaned it against the brick front of the art gallery where her work was displayed.

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  • The constable himself headed the leading line of dismounted men-at-arms; weighted with their armour, and sinking deep into the mud with every step, they yet reached and engaged the English men-at-arms; for a time the fighting was severe.

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  • He dismounted and went up into the porch of a large country house which had remained intact between the Russian and French forces.

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  • Having ridden in, he dismounted and approached a big blazing campfire, around which sat several men talking noisily.

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  • Leaning into one stirrup, she forced her other leg over the back of the horse and dismounted.

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  • Tiny drops of rain spattered their faces as she took his hand again and dismounted.

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  • At the creek Cade drew up and dismounted.

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  • At the barn Alex helped Carmen off the horse and dismounted.

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  • In second line were two brigades and the cavalry (dismounted).

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  • On the 8th of December Murat reached Vilna, whilst Ney with about 400 men and Wrede with 2000 Bavarians still formed the rearguard; but it was quite impossible to carry out Napoleon's instructions to go into winter quarters about the town, so that the retreat was resumed on the 10th and ultimately Konigsberg was attained on the 9th of December by Murat with 400 Guards and 600 Guard cavalry dismounted.

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  • She stumbled as she dismounted from the ATV and Giddon reached out to help her.

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  • He dismounted in one graceful movement and started unsaddling Diablo.

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  • Bordeaux dismounted, surveying the camp, landscape and men in one rolling glance.

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  • He dismounted and retrieved the snakes from the sand.

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  • Bordeaux led them into a dish shaped depression at the top of a dune and then dismounted.

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  • She shoved the book back into its place and gave the shelf a last swipe, curbing her tongue as she dismounted the chair.

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  • Leaning into one stirrup, she forced her other leg over the back of the horse and dismounted.

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  • Tiny drops of rain spattered their faces as she took his hand again and dismounted.

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  • She dismounted and examined the equipment more closely.

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  • At the creek Cade drew up and dismounted.

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  • Alex dismounted and squatted to examine the remains.

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  • An hour later, she dismounted her bike and leaned it against the brick front of the art gallery where her work was displayed.

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  • A small red sports car skidded to a stop in front of Bird Song as Dean dismounted his bike.

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  • At the barn Alex helped Carmen off the horse and dismounted.

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  • He helped her to the ground and then dismounted, leading Ed to the tree.

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  • He dismounted in one lithe movement and tied Ed to the fence.

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  • At the barn, they dismounted and Alex took her elbow.

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  • Darian dismounted and pulled out his sword.

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  • Darian dismounted and lifted Claire off the horse, settling her gently beneath a tree.

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  • He dismounted and met her gaze, sensing she assessed him.

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  • She dismounted and led her horse toward the small group, edgy and leery of the battle going on around her.

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  • She dismounted and tossed the cloak over the horse's saddle, looking for the face she sought.

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  • They stopped at the spring where they had found the dead longhorn bull years ago and dismounted to let the horses rest.

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  • She dismounted and watched the men walk up to the ruins.

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  • When they returned to the stable, Gerald dismounted and staggered.

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  • Aaron dismounted and nodded toward the pond.

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  • Rob dismounted slowly and stretched.

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  • Leading him over the last rise and onto the open plateau, she dismounted.

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  • At the bottom of the trail they dismounted and walked their horses for a while.

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  • Sam halted Red and dismounted gracefully.

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  • She dismounted and held out the reins to him.

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  • dismounted infantry is best suited to close-in fighting on restrictive terrain with limited fields of fire.

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  • dismounted men at arms on it.

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  • dismounted troops in the open.

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  • dismounted reconnaissance.

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  • dismounted as infantry.

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  • They then dismounted from the wounded horse who bled to death that night & got home to Beanston with great difficulty.

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  • These guns became part of the Rotor system and were not dismounted until the 1950s.

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  • Climbing the final hill we stayed in our pedals, having never once dismounted to walk throughout the entire journey.

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  • The Portable can be easily dismounted for use, utilizing the internal 9V battery or mains power.

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  • dismounted in haste, number four of each set of four holding the horses.

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  • dismounted from the wounded horse who bled to death that night & got home to Beanston with great difficulty.

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  • In the first year of the war, the Iraqi Army attacked Iranian cities such as Khorramshahr with armored forces without dismounted infantry.

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  • troopers dismounted and bivouacked near the farm of Mont St Jean.

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  • The simplicity is great; they can be quickly mounted and dismounted; the correct gauge can be perfectly maintained; the sections of rails and sleepers (which are of iron) are very portable, and skilled labour is not required to lay or to take them up; the making of a " turn-out " is easy, by taking out a 15 ft.

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  • In second line were two brigades and the cavalry (dismounted).

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    0
  • On the 8th of December Murat reached Vilna, whilst Ney with about 400 men and Wrede with 2000 Bavarians still formed the rearguard; but it was quite impossible to carry out Napoleon's instructions to go into winter quarters about the town, so that the retreat was resumed on the 10th and ultimately Konigsberg was attained on the 9th of December by Murat with 400 Guards and 600 Guard cavalry dismounted.

    0
    0
  • It is probable that the usual three "battles" were drawn up in line, each with its archers on the flanks and the dismounted men-at-arms in the centre; the archers being thrown forward in wedge-shaped salients, almost exactly as at Crecy.

    0
    0
  • Bannockburn); further, the deep mud prevented their artillery from taking part, and the crossbowmen were as usual relegated to the rear of the knights and men-at-arms. All were dismounted save a few knights and men-at-arms on the flanks, who were intended to charge the archers of the enemy.

    0
    0
  • The constable himself headed the leading line of dismounted men-at-arms; weighted with their armour, and sinking deep into the mud with every step, they yet reached and engaged the English men-at-arms; for a time the fighting was severe.

    0
    0
  • The horses were not trained for European shock-tactics, nor did the country offer charging room, and though melees of mounted men engaging with sword and pistol were not infrequent, the usual method of fighting was dismounted fire action, which was practised with uncommon skill by the troopers on both sides.

    0
    0
  • He himself and all the young nobles of his staff dismounted and led the infantry forward again, the prince threw his baton into the enemy's lines for the soldiers to retrieve, and in the end, after a bitter struggle, the Bavarians, whose reserves had been taken away to oppose Turenne in the Merzhausen defile, abandoned the entrenchments and disappeared into the woods of the adjoining spur.

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    0
  • About 8 rifled guns and 19 smoothbores were dismounted or disabled and 4 and 1 temporarily put out of action respectively.

    0
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  • After a severe hand-to-hand struggle, in which the troops behaved with great gallantry, order was restored and the enemy repulsed, with the aid of the fire from the 1st Brigade square and from dismounted cavalry.

    0
    0
  • A squadron of the 9th Royal Lancers, which was dismounted in the thick bush, was driven back with the loss of 9 men; but elsewhere the Arabs never succeeded in closing, and the troops returned to Suakin in the afternoon, leaving the East Surrey regiment in a zeriba covering some low hills near Hashin village.

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  • At last, concluding from movements in the enemy's lines that there would be no fighting that day, Rupert and Newcastle strolled away to their coaches and their soldiers dismounted and lay down to rest.

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  • For the devices employed against the Scottish schiltrons of pikemen at Dupplin and Halidon, were the same as those which won all the great battles of the Hundred Years Warthe combination of archery, not with cavalry (the old system of Hastings and Falkirk), but with dismounted menat-arms. The nation, meanwhile prosperous, not vexed by overmuch taxation, and proud of its young king, was ready and willing to follow him into any adventure that he might indicate.

    0
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  • He fought relying on Battieof the tactics which had been tried against the Scots at - Dupplin and Halidon Hill, drawing up his army with masses of dismounted men-at-arms flai~iked on either side by archery.

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  • The odds against the prince were far heavier than those of Crecy, but by taking up a strong position and using the national tactics which combined the use of archery and dismounted men-atarms, the younger Edward not merely beat off his assailants in a long defensive fight, but finally charged out upon them, scattered them, and took King John prisoner (Sept.

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  • Bagration rode round the ranks that had marched past him and dismounted.

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  • "Uncle" dismounted at the porch of his little wooden house which stood in the midst of an overgrown garden and, after a glance at his retainers, shouted authoritatively that the superfluous ones should take themselves off and that all necessary preparations should be made to receive the guests and the visitors.

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  • Napoleon looked up and down the river, dismounted, and sat down on a log that lay on the bank.

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  • He dismounted, took Balashev's arm, and moving a few steps away from his suite, which waited respectfully, began to pace up and down with him, trying to speak significantly.

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  • The lieutenant colonel of hussars smiled beneath his mustache at the orderly's tone, dismounted, gave his horse to a dispatch runner, and approached Bolkonski with a slight bow.

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  • Napoleon with his suite rode up to the Shevardino Redoubt where he dismounted.

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  • At last the weary troopers dismounted and bivouacked near the farm of Mont St Jean.

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  • Denisov did not reply; he rode up to Petya, dismounted, and with trembling hands turned toward himself the bloodstained, mud-bespattered face which had already gone white.

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  • She shoved the book back into its place and gave the shelf a last swipe, curbing her tongue as she dismounted the chair.

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  • Not one of those dismounted cavalrymen who had marched in front of the prisoners was left; they had all disappeared.

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  • Alex dismounted and squatted to examine the remains.

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  • He dismounted and met her gaze, sensing she assessed him.

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  • At last, concluding from movements in the enemy's lines that there would be no fighting that day, Rupert and Newcastle strolled away to their coaches and their soldiers dismounted and lay down to rest.

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  • On reaching the village he dismounted and went to the nearest house, intending to rest if but for a moment, eat something, and try to sort out the stinging and tormenting thoughts that confused his mind.

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  • He helped her to the ground and then dismounted, leading Ed to the tree.

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  • He dismounted in one lithe movement and tied Ed to the fence.

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