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Things ran along, a tournament nearly every week; and now and then the boys used to want me to take a hand -- I mean Sir Launcelot and the rest -- but I said I would by and by; no hurry yet, and too much government machinery to oil up and set to rights and start a-going.
We had one tournament which was continued from day to day during more than a week, and as many as five hundred knights took part in it, from first to last.
The following evening the Prince dressed himself for the tournament.
Then Ulysses answered, "Madam, wife of Ulysses, you need not defer your tournament, for Ulysses will return ere ever they can string the bow, handle it how they will, and send their arrows through the iron.
The fact is, I have been playing in a golf tournament.
Pepper, who were strolling about, waiting for the tournament to begin.
So used were the good burghers of Bordeaux to martial display and knightly sport, that an ordinary joust or tournament was an everyday matter with them.
Evie heard of her father's engagement when she was in for a tennis tournament, and her play went simply to pot.
GOLF AT THE HAGUE Among the entrants for the tournament which commences to-morrow, are several well-known English players, including Mr.
It had been a Cistercian Convent in old days, when the Smithfield, which is contiguous to it, was a tournament ground.
No; I was engaged with the gentlemen who have just left the room about the theatrical performances and the tournaments which are to take place to-morrow.
They fight with men and fiends, alone and in tournaments.