"Have you got that cross
you bought from the soldier with you?"
In it is a marble chair which Helena used to sit in while she superintended her workmen when they were digging and delving for the True Cross
. In this place is an altar dedicated to St.
Moreover, when two birds belonging to two distinct breeds are crossed
, neither of which is blue or has any of the above-specified marks, the mongrel offspring are very apt suddenly to acquire these characters; for instance, I crossed
some uniformly white fantails with some uniformly black barbs, and they produced mottled brown and black birds; these I again crossed
together, and one grandchild of the pure white fantail and pure black barb was of as beautiful a blue colour, with the white rump, double black wing-bar, and barred and white-edged tail-feathers, as any wild rock-pigeon!
Then early in the morning the Red Cross
Knight rose and, believing his Lady to be unworthy, he rode sadly away, leaving her alone.
We had to cross
a long and most sterile traversia of fifteen leagues.
Then she watched him as, with his cakes in his hand, he crossed
her strip of cotton back of the cabin, and disappeared into the wood.
thirty or one hundred seventy-five has been, as you know, the direst calamity that could befall a naval commander.
But, seeing they were bigger than the Lion, and remembering that there were two of them and only one of him, the Kalidahs again rushed forward, and the Lion crossed
over the tree and turned to see what they would do next.
The woman proved to be cross
and bad-tempered, perhaps because she had only caught one red eel during all the day.
It was evident that it had suddenly occurred to him that the girl must cross
here if she wished to return to her protectors.
Aramis smiled and drew from his vest a cross
of diamonds, which was hung around his neck by a chain of pearls.
A second squire held aloft his master's lance, from the extremity of which fluttered a small banderole, or streamer, bearing a cross
of the same form with that embroidered upon his cloak.