The horses are hitched to the buggy and waiting outside.
It was noon by the time the rig was hitched, lessons given, and Deans, mittened and mufflered, were on their way.
Alex backed Ed between the tugs of the buggy and hitched him up.
Instead of driving to the Capitol in a coach and six, he walked without a guard or servant from his lodgings - or, as a rival tradition has it, he rode, and hitched his horse to a neighbouring fence - attended by a crowd of citizens.
I could also feel the stamping of the horses, which they had ridden out from town and hitched under the trees, where they stood all night, neighing loudly, impatient to be off.