"Was pretty good fight
, wa'n't it?" he timidly said.
That was a good fight
, but it could not count, partly because it did not last the lawful fifteen minutes (of actual fighting), and partly because neither man was disabled by his wound.
I fought the good fight
, and went on studying and writing, and was very busy.
"Agreed!" said the cook, who loved good fare as well as a good fight
; and they both laid by their swords and fell to the food with hearty will.
"If you had allowed me to arm and drill my Winkies, we might have put up a good fight
and destroyed many of our enemies before we were conquered."
As a matter of fact I presume I gave little attention to seeking an excuse, for I love a good fight
too well to need any other reason for joining in when one is afoot.
Then he put down his axe and sat beside the Scarecrow, who said, "It was a good fight
Forty-two years waxed and waned; the good fight
was won; Godfrey reigned in Jerusalem--the Christian hosts reared the banner of the cross above the Holy Sepulchre!
It’s neither a Methodie, nor a Papish, nor Parsbetyrian, that he is, but just nothing at all; and it’s hard to think that he, ‘who will not fight the good fight
, under the banners of a rig’lar church, in this world, will be mustered among the chosen in heaven,’ as my husband, the captain there, as ye call him, says—though there is but one captain that I know, who desarves the name.
I fought as best I could for my liberty and for hers, but the weight of numbers was too great, though I had the satisfaction at least of giving them a good fight
I had fought a good fight
and won--think of it, Anne, WON, against the Great Destroyer.
While the horrid clamor was still ringing in our ears we heard an exulting strain, as if a thousand instruments of music, with height and depth and sweetness in their tones, at once tender and triumphant, were struck in unison, to greet the approach of some illustrious hero, who had fought the good fight
and won a glorious victory, and was come to lay aside his battered arms forever.