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He called to the groom that they must lighten-- and pointed to the bride.
The groom turned toward him with a look of surprise, but made no reply.
All went right, and the groom lay snoring with his hand upon the golden saddle.
In front of him walked Kutuzov's groom leading horses in horsecloths.
With measured and impressive step the groom approached the bride.
Silently, without flinching, he took a second cut in his forward rush, and as he leaped for the throat the groom cried out, "My God
The groom, summoned by the bell, was ordered to saddle the third and last horse left in the stables; to take the telegram to Belford, and to wait there until the answer arrived.
Neither of them noticed a gentleman approaching on horseback, followed by a mounted groom.
He is followed by a sturdy fellow in a composite dress, which presents him under the double aspect of a groom and a gardener.
Miller, I had indeed to go campaigning before, but I was barbed from counter to tail, and a man went along to groom me; and now I cannot understand what ailed me to prefer the mill before the battle.
Nevertheless, I cannot help thinking that if we would put an improved breed of polliwogs in our drinking water, construct shallower roadways, groom the street cows, offer the stranger within our gates a free choice between the poniard and the potion, and relinquish our private system of morals, the other measures of public safety would be needless.
John, the groom, who had driven the carriage alone, did not care to descend to ring the bell; and so prayed a passing milk-boy to perform that office for him.