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He hurried away when he had thus spurred Antilochus, who at once darted out from the front ranks and aimed a spear, after looking carefully round him.
Porthos did not clearly understand on what kind of mission he was forced to display so much velocity; but as he saw Aramis spurring on furiously, he, Porthos, spurred on in the same way.
Then he spurred his horse forward and said no more to Stutely.
The leader of the nearer party spurred forward to intercept the little band, and, reining in before them, cried brusquely,