Beth opened her lips to say something, but could only point to the pile of nicely mended hose
which lay on Mother's table, showing that even in her last hurried moments she had thought and worked for them.
Young Andrews sprang to his feet, and, with the force of a hose
flushing a gutter, swept his soiled visitors into the hall.
But to a large and thorough sweeping comprehension of him, it behoves me now to unbutton him still further, and untagging the points of his hose
, unbuckling his garters, and casting loose the hooks and the eyes of the joints of his innermost bones, set him before you in his ultimatum; that is to say, in his unconditional skeleton.
There were some with hose
which threw jets of boiling water upon it, and others who removed the feet and added the final touches.
The ragged knight stole warily to a good position, then he unslung his cylindrical knapsack--which was simply the common fire-extinguisher known to modern times-- and the first chance he got he turned on his hose
and shot the dragon square in the center of his cavernous mouth.
when I was here last, I went into the kitchen-garden and examined the clothes drying on the line; there was a quantity of black hose
in a very bad state of repair: from the size of the holes in them I was sure they had not been well mended from time to time.
The fore-part of his thighs, where the folds of his mantle permitted them to be seen, were also covered with linked mail; the knees and feet were defended by splints, or thin plates of steel, ingeniously jointed upon each other; and mail hose
, reaching from the ankle to the knee, effectually protected the legs, and completed the rider's defensive armour.
I have watched her wandering through the forest of Arden, disguised as a pretty boy in hose
and doublet and dainty cap.
Just at this moment there came in at the gate of the inn a man entirely clad in chamois leather, hose
, breeches, and doublet, who said in a loud voice, "Senor host, have you room?
He was dressed in a doublet and hose
of a violet color, with aiguillettes of the same color, without any other ornaments than the customary slashes, through which the shirt appeared.
Society has claims on us all; and I profess myself one of hose
who consider intervals of recreation and amusement as desirable for everybody.
The next figure was of milder aspect, yet full of dignity, wearing a broad ruff, over which descended a beard, a gown of wrought velvet, and a doublet and hose
of black satin.