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Ten regiments had looked upon the morning sun; three regiments saw the sun sink; the rest had gone where no suns shine.
A moment later the regiment went swinging off into the darkness.
That an' his pig's cheek in saying that other regiments would come along," said a Kerry man.
That summer the invalids of the regiment to which my friend belonged were ordered off to the Hills early, because the doctors thought marching in the cool of the day would do them good.
Then He speaks, saying: "Loose such and such a regiment.
They had once met the regiment officially and for something less than twenty minutes, but the interview, which was complicated with many casualties, had filled them with prejudice.
Stick to your Regiment, Bobby - stick to your Regiment.
These regiments were in turn divided into companies, and between each company ran a little path to allow space for the witch-finders to pass up and down.
The grenadiers of the two regiments got near enough to the ditches and intrenchments to launch their grenades, which had but small effect.
On October 11, 1805, one of the infantry regiments that had just reached Braunau had halted half a mile from the town, waiting to be inspected by the commander in chief.
I said it was quite right to officer that regiment with nobilities, and he couldn't have done a wiser thing.
He had the misfortune to incur the displeasure of his colonel, who for many years continued in the command of this regiment.