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The Dover mail was in its usual genial position that the guard suspected the passengers, the passengers suspected one another and the guard, they all suspected everybody else, and the coachman was sure of nothing but the horses; as to which cattle he could with a clear conscience have taken his oath on the two Testaments that they were not fit for the journey.
The coachman answered, "A shilling - unless you wish to make it more.
It was drawn by two powerful horses driven by a coachman whose face was almost concealed in the long folds of a muffler.
No, sir, far from it--but I have not been a coachman all my life.
She thought this coachman must know something about her.
The king offered his arm to Mademoiselle de Mancini, and made a sign to the coachman and lackeys to proceed.
When leaving the house she was heard by the coachman to make some commonplace remark to her husband, and to assure him that she would be back before very long.
Cornelius and John, after driving along the pond, had taken the main street, which leads to the Tol-Hek, giving directions to the coachman to slacken his pace, in order not to excite any suspicion.
cried the coachman and I rose and threw my carpet-bag on to the ground, preparatory to dropping myself down after it.
It was drawn by one hundred pairs of white mice, and the Poodle sat on the coachman's seat and snapped his whip gayly in the air, as if he were a real coachman in a hurry to get to his destination.
There were now assembled round the kitchen fire, besides my landlord and landlady, who occasionally went backward and forward, Mr Partridge, the serjeant, and the coachman who drove the young lady and her maid.
The coachman catches his whip into a double thong, and throws it to the hostler; the steam of the horses rises straight up into the air.