The experiment in some measure succeeded, though far too many suffered their unloaded muskets
to be torn from their hands, in the vain hope of appeasing the savages.
Bondly took offence, and with his musket
came down to the shore, and blew its deadly contents into the poor old man.
The apparition of a file of soldiers ringing down the butt-ends of their loaded muskets
on our door-step, caused the dinner-party to rise from table in confusion, and caused Mrs.
Mowgli, who naturally knew something about what they were talking of, had to cover his face not to show that he was laughing, while Buldeo, the Tower musket
across his knees, climbed on from one wonderful story to another, and Mowgli's shoulders shook.
Sancho came so close that he almost put his eyes into his mouth; now just at that moment the balsam had acted on the stomach of Don Quixote, so, at the very instant when Sancho came to examine his mouth, he discharged all its contents with more force than a musket
, and full into the beard of the compassionate squire.
A woman's cry rose higher than the report of the musket
With a wild whoop of exultation, twirling his musket
high above his head and turning in his saddle to laugh back into the faces of his pursuers Abdul Kamak dashed out of the village of The Sheik and was swallowed up by the jungle.
He blew nigh the top of his head off with an old musket
that they had for scarin' crows with.
Many citizens, seeing the women flying toward the High Street, leaving their children crying at the open doors, hastened to don the cuirass, and supporting their somewhat uncertain courage with a musket
or a partisan, directed their steps toward the hostelry of the Jolly Miller, before which was gathered, increasing every minute, a compact group, vociferous and full of curiosity.
His guards, taking him by the arms and coat-collar, forced him to rise, and dragged him towards the steps that lead to the gate of the fortress, while the police officer carrying a musket
with fixed bayonet followed behind.
Yes, yes," resumed De Guiche; "I am sure he can fire a musket
while the rattle of the soldier's musket
was heard as he presented it against their breasts.