They wished only to be allowed to fall on their knees before their sovereign, and that they might move her to compassion; but they were prevented by the royal
guard and the queen proceeded on her way, haughtily disdainful of their entreaties.
There was laughter and merriment on every side, and everybody was having a royal
The captain was desirous, however, of purchasing a number of hogs, but there were none to be had -The trade in pork was a royal
monopoly, and no subject of the great Tamaahmaah dared to meddle with it.
"Who wore the royal
kaross?" asked Dingaan, eagerly; and both looked up, waiting on my words.
A moment's delay, however, would be disagreeable to his royal
Therefore, I now appoint you to be Royal
Archers and mine own especial body-guard.
But the Royal
Army of Oz was too much afraid of women to meet the onslaught.
Ferguson's speech in "The Proceedings of the Royal
Geographical Society of London."
Then came Professor Woggle-Bug, with a group of students from the Royal
College of Scientific Athletics.
Richard was devoting his royal
energies to chasing an elusive butterfly which fate led nearer and nearer to the cold, hard watcher in the bushes.
But before they had passed half across the royal
garden to where Astok of Dusar still held the struggling girl in his grasp, another figure sprang from a cluster of dense foliage that half hid a golden fountain close at hand.
He was royal
. His father had been a king before him, and he had proved himself greater than his father.