A small party of Indians now advanced, bearing the pipe of peace; they were met by an equal number of white men, and they formed a group midway between the two bands, where the pipe was circulated from hand to hand, and smoked with all due ceremony.
Among the Blackfeet warriors who advanced with the calumet of peace she recognized a brother.
They advanced in the confiding way usual among Indians when they bear the pipe of peace, and consider themselves sacred from attack.
As I backed along the ledge I soon was past the mouth of the cave, where I no longer could see those fearful flaming eyes, but an instant later I caught sight of the fiendish face of a Sagoth as it warily advanced
beyond the cliff's turn on the far side of the cave's mouth.
I advanced to meet the larger, telling the Zodangan to do the best he could with the other.
A member of the staff advanced toward the troops, and calling the name of a soldier commanded him to advance.
Athos made a sign to Porthos and Aramis also to remain in the rear, and advanced alone.
"Yes, your Eminence," said Athos, while the two Musketeers who had remained behind advanced hat in hand.
From the heights beyond the river these black men had heard the noise of the conflict, and creeping warily down to the stream had forded it and advanced through the reeds until they were in a position to watch every move of the combatants.
Thus Achmet Zek advanced until he had come opposite the dead horse of his enemy.
Notwithstanding this retreat, in which he compelled the trapper to accompany him, Middleton still advanced, until he too halted on the same elevation, and within speaking distance of the warlike Siouxes.
While he was thus engaged, Mahtoree advanced to the side of the beast he had allotted to this service, which was his own, and manifested an intention to occupy his customary place on its back.