Unnoticed, Betsy stood in the kitchen doorway, a sandwich in her hand, munching away.
The dinner was nearly over, and the Emperor, munching a biscuit, rose and went out onto the balcony.
No one spoke and the only sounds heard were the clatter of knives and the munching of the lieutenant.
Not all the Cossacks and hussars were asleep; here and there, amid the sounds of falling drops and the munching of the horses near by, could be heard low voices which seemed to be whispering.
Slowly munching an apple at mile 23, he noted with satisfaction that his legs felt good in spite of the lack of practice.