With horses only just recovering from an epidemic, they proved quite unequal to the task of catching the Cossacks, who swarmed round them in every direction, never accepting an engagement but compelling a constant watchfulness for which nothing in their previous experience had sufficiently prepared the French.
Cynthia's mother was recovering nicely.
After recovering his liberty Prynne retired to Swainswick.
The West was recovering gradually from the troubles caused by the Arian crisis.
Recovering in an ungraceful manner, she marched to her room, glad he wasn't around to laugh.