The uhlans started, the streamers on their spears fluttering, and trotted downhill toward the French cavalry which was seen below to the left.
Down by the shore we look to Fife, see the first black streamers of snow drifting between cloud and sea.
They have two long tail streamers - shorter on the female - which help to distinguish them from House Martins.
All the children, dressed in bright clothes, carried colored streamers, sang, danced and greeted the May Queen and her attendants.
And at that moment, though the day was still, a light gust of wind blowing over the army slightly stirred the streamers on the lances and the unfolded standards fluttered against their staffs.