He returned abruptly to the subaltern
officer and the regiment in Canada.
The Senior Subaltern
meant no harm; but his chaff was coarse, and he didn't quite understand where to stop.
Perhaps it would be better, sir, to send the men away," said he to the colonel, for he was a much privileged subaltern
Bobby, the Captain of a dhoni, with Private Dormer for mate, dropped down the river on Thursday morning - the Private at the bow, the Subaltern
at the helm.
It is true that a subaltern
owes respect to his superiors; he is guilty when he deceives himself, and he should be punished if he infringed either the duties or laws of his office.
Well, he's really a good fellow, one can serve under him," said Timokhin to the subaltern
I remember him well when his years told four and twenty; on my soul the proudest subaltern
of my acquaintance, and with the most reason to be proud.
The outlaw noticed the surprised hesitation of his faithful subaltern
and signing him to listen, said:
I am fighting, sir," said he, as simply as any subaltern
in the army.
At present he ranks simply as senior Harpooneer; and as such, is but one of the captain's more inferior subalterns
Here Guitant spoke to one of the subalterns
, asking how matters were progressing.
They bore the poor limp body to the mass of the regiment, lolling open-mouthed on their rifles; and there was a general snigger when one of the younger subalterns
said, "That was a good man