"Great thanks," said Sancho, "but I may tell your worship that provided I have enough to eat, I can eat it as well, or better, standing, and by myself, than seated
alongside of an emperor.
Melanthius lit the fire, and set a seat
covered with sheep skins beside it.
Zeb, being a boy, did not faint, but he was badly frightened, and clung to the buggy seat
with a tight grip, expecting every moment would be his last.
When he returned to the mansion-house, at ten, Richard and the Major were still seated
at the table.
For who can yet beleeve, though after loss, That all these puissant Legions, whose exile Hath emptied Heav'n, shall faile to re-ascend Self-rais'd, and repossess their native seat
. For me, be witness all the Host of Heav'n, If counsels different, or danger shun'd By me, have lost our hopes.
The lady was seated
in a stiff, high-backed arm-chair, with a small round table, containing a desk and a work-basket on one side of her, and her little boy on the other, who stood leaning his elbow on her knee, and reading to her, with wonderful fluency, from a small volume that lay in her lap; while she rested her hand on his shoulder, and abstractedly played with the long, wavy curls that fell on his ivory neck.
Trent sat forward in his seat
. Ernestine ceased to fan herself.
Jerry bounced and swayed in his seat
. The potent fluids of McGary were disquieted and they sent new fumes to his head.
The King's son started up off the seat
and looked all around.
Whatever my expectation was, it was not disappointed, for there, on our favorite seat
, the silver light of the moon struck a half-reclining figure, snowy white.
She unconsciously made a gesture of angry dissent and moved a step nearer her seat
, but was arrested by Miss Dearborn's command in a still firmer voice.
He mounted the chariot, gathered the reins in his hand, and Antenor took his seat
beside him; they then drove through the Scaean gates on to the plain.