Of all the horses, their mounts were the finest.
"A man never mounts so high," Cromwell said to the French ambassador in 1647, "as when he does not know where he is going."
Rob and Gerald were standing beside their saddled mounts, looking proud.
It was at the holy well of Kadesh, in the sacred mounts of Sinai and Horeb, and in the field of Edom that the 1 Cf.
Until then St Michael's Mount had been regarded as the port of Mounts Bay; but in that year Henry VIII.
The camels make excellent mounts, swift and hardy; and the extensive caravan trade is everywhere carried on exclusively by means of these pack-animals.