At irregular intervals, whenever a fight
could be arranged, he was taken out of his cage and led off into the woods a few miles from town.
I am as sorry as any man to see folk fighting the wrong people and the wrong things, but I'd a deal sooner see them doing that than that they should have no fight
"I remember her first fight
. She was four years old.
The battle of Borodino was not fought on a chosen and entrenched position with forces only slightly weaker than those of the enemy, but, as a result of the loss of the Shevardino Redoubt, the Russians fought the battle of Borodino on an open and almost unentrenched position, with forces only half as numerous as the French; that is to say, under conditions in which it was not merely unthinkable to fight
for ten hours and secure an indecisive result, but unthinkable to keep an army even from complete disintegration and flight.
But the vision of that first fight
still lingered under his eyelids, and as he watched he saw it dissolve and reshape into the series of fights
which had followed.
This was an account of the fight
between a little ship called the Revenge and a Spanish fleet.
If fighting is sure to result in victory, then you must fight
, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight
even at the ruler's bidding.
Minerva, therefore, took Mars by the hand and said, "Mars, Mars, bane of men, bloodstained stormer of cities, may we not now leave the Trojans and Achaeans to fight
it out, and see to which of the two Jove will vouchsafe the victory?
If we prove able fighters we are permitted to fight
None of the designers of airships and aeroplanes had known clearly what their inventions might have to fight
; many had not imagined they would have to fight
anything whatever in the air; and had planned them only for the dropping of explosives.
Perhaps the president of a corps notices that one of the membership who is no longer an exempt--that is a freshman-- has remained a sophomore some little time without volunteering to fight
; some day, the president, instead of calling for volunteers, will APPOINT this sophomore to measure swords with a student of another corps; he is free to decline--everybody says so--there is no compulsion.
He reflected upon the different characters of men he had to fight
with, and began to view his situation more clearly.