And what was still more capital to behold was, the goose hopped down from the dish, reeled about on the floor with knife and fork in its breast, till it came up to the poor little girl; when--the match
went out and nothing but the thick, cold, damp wall was left behind.
The view I had of it was as much as one could see in the burning of a match
Aramis gave the burning match
to Porthos, who held out his arm to him, his hands being engaged.
It's lucky we started you first, for I'm hungry, and you can be cooking something for us to eat while we match
the other folks together.
But the wind found its way in and put out match
And you have forgotten one matter of joy to me," said Emma, "and a very considerable onethat I made the match
Light a match
, Quatermain," he said, so soon as we had picked ourselves up and got our breath; "carefully, now.
Princess Shtcherbatskaya had herself been married thirty years ago, her aunt arranging the match
it would be a capital match
for either of his sisters.
Well, the match
is for the best of three goals; whichever side kicks two goals wins: and it won't do, you see, just to kick the ball through these posts--it must go over the cross-bar; any height'll do, so long as it's between the posts.
I suppose the suspense of the reader is now painful, and therefore I shall say at once that David won the match
with two lovely fours, the one over my head and the other to leg all along the ground.
So, as soon as he had returned safely to Nottingham, he sent messengers north and south, and east and west, to proclaim through town, hamlet, and countryside, this grand shooting match
, and everyone was bidden that could draw a longbow, and the prize was to be an arrow of pure beaten gold.