was not a musket ball
--it was an arquebus ball
The duke, who had latterly been allowed a fire, burned the letter, but kept the ball
, and went to bed, hiding the ball
under his bolster.
This time he had pulled his ball
into some long grass.
after another passed over as he approached and he felt a nervous shudder run down his spine.
She was crouching as he had crouched once that day, in front of her the tight-rolled ball
Well, the match is for the best of three goals; whichever side kicks two goals wins: and it won't do, you see, just to kick the ball
through these posts--it must go over the cross-bar; any height'll do, so long as it's between the posts.
The king took the club and urged his horse after the ball
which he had thrown.
Then the Prince rode home to the old Mother Dragon, who was full of wonder when she saw him, and said, 'You have succeeded to-day in looking after my mare, and as a reward you shall come to my ball
Bingley had soon made himself acquainted with all the principal people in the room; he was lively and unreserved, danced every dance, was angry that the ball
closed so early, and talked of giving one himself at Netherfield.
Edmund, William, and Fanny did, in their different ways, look and speak as much grateful pleasure in the promised ball
as Sir Thomas could desire.
at the door, that lifted my ball
for me out of the spring this morning: I told him that he should live with me here, thinking that he could never get out of the spring; but there he is at the door, and he wants to come in.
Beaufort, then, had as usual appeared in her box just before the Jewel Song; and when, again as usual, she rose at the end of the third act, drew her opera cloak about her lovely shoulders, and disappeared, New York knew that meant that half an hour later the ball