Tell me where thy barracks are and I will set thee there.
The Englishman looked critically at the boy as Mahbub headed towards the barracks.
Without stopping to explain my plans I retraced my way to the street and hastened to the barracks.
But few buildings in Zodanga were higher than these barracks, though several topped it by a few hundred feet; the docks of the great battleships of the line standing some fifteen hundred feet from the ground, while the freight and passenger stations of the merchant squadrons rose nearly as high.
In the grass-thatched barracks
nearly two hundred woolly-headed man-eaters slept off the weariness of the day's toil, though several lifted their heads to listen to the curses of one who cursed the white man who never slept.
The very prisoners in the guard-room were shaking the bars of their cells and howling like wild beasts, and from every barrack
poured the booming as of a big war-drum.
It is the custom in India to send a certain number of invalids from each regiment up to stations in the Himalayas for the hot weather; and though the men ought to enjoy the cool and the comfort, they miss the society of the barracks down below, and do their best to come back or to avoid going.
The first halt which the detachment of invalids made was some miles from their barracks, on the Amritsar road, and ten miles distant from my house.
Soothed by this thought, he drove off once more to his friends at the Ismailofsky barracks
Doctor Slammer and his friends repaired to the barracks
, and Mr.
But the thing which clean broke my heart was something which happened in front of our old barrack
in a square, while we were enduring the spectacle of a man being boiled to death in oil for counterfeiting pennies.
George is becoming thoughtful, sitting before the fire in the whitewashed room, which has a sanded floor and a barrack
smell and contains nothing superfluous and has not a visible speck of dirt or dust in it, from the faces of Quebec and Malta to the bright tin pots and pannikins upon the dresser shelves--Mr.