While the chiefs thus revelled in hall, and made the rafters resound with bursts of loyalty and old Scottish songs, chanted in voices cracked and sharpened by the northern blast, their merriment was echoed and prolonged by a mongrel legion of retainers
, Canadian voyageurs, half-breeds, Indian hunters, and vagabond hangers-on who feasted sumptuously without on the crumbs that fell from their table, and made the welkin ring with old French ditties, mingled with Indian yelps and yellings.
Four pigeon-breasted retainers
in plain clothes stand in line in the hall.
Then the Sheriff turned away with a sore and troubled heart, and sadly he rued his fine show of retainers
, for he saw that the King was angry because he had so many men about him and yet could not enforce the laws.
Nearly three-quarters (72%) of the survey participants pay their directors an annual retainer
, says Bertha Masuda, a partner with Compensation Advisory Partners (CAP).
Clients are working with more than one creative agency and prefer not to have a retainer
arrangement with any one of their partners.
The inclusion criteria were a Class I skeletal pattern, no previous orthodontic treatment, treatment with fixed orthodontic appliances, achievement of optimum occlusion, and treatment that was compatible with the use of a retainer
and long-term follow-up, as well as good oral hygiene.
Just recently, my boss said that the company was willing to give me a retainer
 The recommended length of time for wearing a retainer
varies from orthodontist to orthodontist.
But Rennie has called on Amazon to cancel their contract with the firm unless the retainer
fund is scrapped entirely.
But I have been doing my homework on moving to a retainer
model for a while now and am convinced it is time to make it happen.
The Jack First Catalog, Volume II #10 from Jack First Gunshop (605/343-9544, JackFirstGun.com) lists a cartridge retainer
for the rifle.