From boyhood his life was one of adventure.
Here the unrecorded years of Christ's boyhood were spent.
In his boyhood and youth he worked on his father's farm.
In his boyhood Bertrand was a dull learner, spending his time in open-air sports and exercises, and could never read or write.
In his boyhood and early youth he was frequently at St Petersburg, and he accompanied his uncle, who was much attached to him, during the Bulgarian campaign of 1877.