The women cried over Cathy, so did even those stern warriors, the Rocky Mountain Rangers; Shekels was there, and the Cid, and Sardanapalus, and Potter, and Mongrel, and Sour-Mash, Famine, and Pestilence, and Cathy kissed them all and wept; details of the several arms of the garrison were present to represent the rest, and say good-bye and God bless you for all the soldiery; and there was a special squad from the Seventh, with the oldest veteran at its head, to speed the Seventh's Child with grand honors and impressive ceremonies; and the veteran had a touching speech by heart, and put up his hand in salute and tried to say it, but his lips trembled and his voice broke, but Cathy bent down from the saddle and kissed him on the mouth and turned his defeat to victory, and a cheer
One's disposition to cheer
, during the course of the duels or at their close, was naturally strong, but corps etiquette forbade any demonstrations of this sort.
The rush went on and on, for a long time, and at last, sure enough, along comes the barkeeper, and then everybody rose, and a cheer
went up that made the heavens shake, I tell you
So I tromped right along 'mongst 'em, en went up on de b'iler deck en 'way back aft to de ladies' cabin guard, en sot down dah in de same cheer
dat I'd sot in 'mos' a hund'd million times, I reckon; en it 'uz jist home ag'in, I tell you!
There was cheer
in every face and a spring in every step.
followed--that was a matter of course; but it rang out so full and hearty that I confess I could hardly believe these same men were plotting for our blood.
But I am glad," he continued, "that I have met you here; and before we end you shall be my friend and taste of our greenwood cheer
Thus in the Oedipus, the messenger comes to cheer
Oedipus and free him from his alarms about his mother, but by revealing who he is, he produces the opposite effect.
Some learned how by pleasant dreams to cheer
and comfort mortal hearts, by whispered words bf love to save from evil deeds those who had gone astray, to fill young hearts with gentle thoughts and pure affections, that no sin might mar the beauty of the human flower; while others, like mortal children, learned the Fairy alphabet.
One of the men reached the camp nearly frozen to death; but good cheer
and a blazing fire gradually restored life, and put his blood in circulation.
When a crowd is once in the humour to cheer
, it is just the same as when it begins to hiss.
I can only hope that they may cheer
the sad moments of others.