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There was a regular beat of hoofs in the darkness, and a big troop-horse cantered up as steadily as though he were on parade, jumped a gun tail, and landed close to the mule.
I'm the breech-piece mule of number two gun of the First Screw Battery," said the mule, "and the other's one of your friends.
There is no mule," cried he to whom this question was addressed.
Remember, this is a real mule," Collins told the man with the waxed moustaches.
It's a full turn, including yourself, four performers, besides the mule, and besides any suckers from the audience.
Nay, my fair lord," said Alleyne, "these are not horses and a squire, but mules and a varlet.
My companions were Mariano Gonzales, who had formerly accompanied me in Chile, and an "arriero," with his ten mules and a "madrina.
We slept with a party of men, who were employed in loading mules with this substance, which is used in the manufacture of wine.
A craggy track, up which the mules in single file scrambled and turned from block to block, as though they were ascending the broken staircase of a gigantic ruin, was their way now.
Then she took the whip and reins and lashed the mules on, whereon they set off, and their hoofs clattered on the road.
You are to go alone, with no Trojan, save only some honoured servant who may drive your mules and waggon, and bring back to the city the body of him whom noble Achilles has slain.
790-791) On the eighth of the month geld the boar and loud- bellowing bull, but hard-working mules on the twelfth.