Sentence Examples

  • "Whose company?" asked Prince Bagration of an artilleryman standing by the ammunition wagon.
  • He asked, "Whose company?" but he really meant, "Are you frightened here?" and the artilleryman understood him.
  • "What do you want, your honor?" asked an artilleryman, standing close by, who heard him muttering.
  • "A staff officer was here a minute ago, but skipped off," said an artilleryman to Prince Andrew.
  • "It was the officer, your honor, stained it," answered the artilleryman, wiping away the blood with his coat sleeve, as if apologizing for the state of his gun.