He leaned forward as he helped her dismount at the barn, rain rolling off the brim of his hat in a stream.
After the works were silenced, the ships moved in closer, with a view to dismount the Egyptian guns.
Nicholas and his attendant, with "Uncle" and his huntsman, were all riding round the wolf, crying "ulyulyu!" shouting and preparing to dismount each moment that the wolf crouched back, and starting forward again every time she shook herself and moved toward the wood where she would be safe.
The fleet prepared for action, and the bearer of the reply, signed by the president of the council, and offering to dismount three guns in the batteries named, only succeeded in finding the flagship late at night.