HARNESS


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When she was twenty-two years old her father, who owned a harness repair shop, died suddenly.
They tried to jump over each other, got tangled up in the harness, and overturned the sledge.
My master often drove me in double harness with my mother, because she was steady and could teach me how to go better than a strange horse.
And then at length the glorious mad descent down three plunging cataracts of rocky road, the exciting rattling of the harness, the grinding of the strong brakes, the driver's soothing calls to his horses, and the long burnished horn trailing wild music behind us, like invisible banners of aerial brass,--oh, it stirred the dullest blood amongst us thus as it were to tear down the sky towards the white roofs of Yellowsands, glittering here and there among the clouds of trees which filled the little valley almost to the sea's edge, while floating up to us came soft strains of music, silken and caressing, as though the sea itself sang us a welcome.
exclaimed he in the blue harness, who seemed to lead the assailants,
I entreated his imperial majesty to give orders it might be brought to me as soon as possible, describing to him the use and the nature of it: and the next day the waggoners arrived with it, but not in a very good condition; they had bored two holes in the brim, within an inch and half of the edge, and fastened two hooks in the holes; these hooks were tied by a long cord to the harness, and thus my hat was dragged along for above half an English mile; but, the ground in that country being extremely smooth and level, it received less damage than I expected.
Just as I was getting ready to go to sleep I heard a jingle of harness and a grunt, and a mule passed me shaking his wet ears.
Intact, my dear friend; besides the harness of your Bucephalus and mine.
That when my coachman was about to harness the horses to my carriage, he discovered that they had been removed from the stables without his knowledge.
Kotuko made him a tiny harness with a trace to it, and hauled him all over the house- floor, shouting: "Aua
Bring that beast to me, for I have a mind to harness him like a horse, and make him work.
So Chanticleer began to build a little carriage of nutshells: and when it was finished, Partlet jumped into it and sat down, and bid Chanticleer harness himself to it and draw her home.