He peddled off like Lance Armstrong.
Note the wooden castle on a mound, and the knight handing over the keys on his lance tip.
With the discovery of the Lance, which became as it were a Provençal asset, Count Raymund assumes a new importance.
Where is the country's champion, the Moore of Moore Hill, to meet him at the Deep Cut and thrust an avenging lance between the ribs of the bloated pest?
A free lance, an independent, a journalist, or a preacher, without definite political affiliations, may create public opinion, but a legislator or an administrator must belong to a party.