Therefore, leaving directions at every place for Grimaud, they took a crossroad
which conducted the little troop by the bank of a small stream flowing into the Lys.
When they had come to the crossroad
and were well away from those they had left, the lean Friar drew rein suddenly.
At the crossroads
Billy hesitated and looked at Saxon.
"I must hurry away to the crossroads
. They have probably voted me into the chair by this time, and are waiting for me to open their meeting.
"Look here, Swiftwater, there's a crossroads
right ahead, with lots of gates, but it'll take us backcountry clear into Berkeley.
Sir Patrick had left the responsibility of superintending the crossroads
on her shoulders.
"There's the corner at the crossroads
, where the cabman, Zakhar, has his stand, and there's Zakhar himself and still the same horse!
It was a four-page weekly, which sold for less than half a cent a copy; its regular subscription list was a quarter of a million, and it went to every crossroads
post office in America.
"You take and split the bean, and cut the wart so as to get some blood, and then you put the blood on one piece of the bean and take and dig a hole and bury it 'bout midnight at the crossroads
in the dark of the moon, and then you burn up the rest of the bean.
The travelers had chosen crossroads
in the hope that they might meet with less interruption; but at Crevecoeur, Aramis declared he could proceed no farther.
The street they followed was intersected at irregular intervals by crossroads
which, as they glanced down them, proved to be equally as tortuous as that through which they were being conducted.
Norman of Torn had recovered his helmet from one of his men who had picked it up at the crossroads
, and now he rode in silence with lowered visor, as was his custom.