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" were so much exhausted with fatigue that they were obliged to lie down for rest on the ground, their tongues hanging out of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase. "
The Atlantic Monthly - Page 346
1861
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The Annals of America: From the Discovery by Columbus in the Year ..., Volume 2

Abiel Holmes - America - 1829
...Lord Picrcy formed his detachment into a square, in which he inclosed colonel Smith's party, " who were so much exhausted with fatigue, that they were...of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase." Stedman. 2 In this excursion, 65 of the regulars were killed, 180 wounded, and 23 made prisoners ;...
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Origin and Services of the Coldstream Guards, Volume 1

Daniel MacKinnon - Great Britain - 1833 - 552 pages
...party, who were so much ex" hansted with fatigue that they were obliged to lie down for rest • • cm the ground, their tongues hanging out of their mouths like •• those of dogs after a chase." — Stedman'i Hiitory of the Ameriemn War. 4to. vol. I. page 118. * Colonels Ward, Priddle, Heath,...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Aix-la-Chaoelle ...

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - 1836
...flung themselves at full length, utterly spent with fatigue, says one of their own Commissaries, and " their tongues " hanging out of their mouths like those of dogs " after a chase ! " * After some brief interval for rest * Stedman's History of the American "War, vol. ip 1 18. E...
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The History and Antiquities of New England, New York, and New Jersey ...

John Warner Barber - Mormon Church - 1841 - 576 pages
...were collecting at Castleton, Col. Arnold arrived, attended only by a servant. This officer belonged lie down for rest on the ground, their tongues hanging out of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase."—Stcdman. to New Haven in Connecticut. As soon as the news arrived at that place that hostilities...
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The Pictorial History of England: During the Reign of George the Third ...

George Lillie Craik, Charles MacFarlane - George III, King of Great Britain - 1841
...were so exhausted with fatigue, that for the most part they threw themselves on the ground, " with their tongues hanging out of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase." When they were somewhat refreshed Lord Percy slowly moved the whole body towards Boston. The militia,...
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The Army and Navy of America: Containing a View of the Heroic Adventures ...

Jacob K. Neff - Military art and science - 1845 - 624 pages
...Lord Percy now formed his detachment into a square, in which he enclosed Colonel Smith's party, who were so much exhausted with fatigue, that they were...of their mouths like those of dogs after a chase." We are not prepared to say how this unpoetical comparison and rather equivocal eulogium was received....
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The Book of the Army: Comprising a General Military History of the United ...

John Frost - United States - 1845 - 434 pages
...were " so much exhausted with fatigue" says the same British writer which we have before quoted, " that they were obliged to lie down for rest on the...of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase." After resting in this manner for a few minutes, Lord Percy deemed it prudent to commence his march...
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The Book of the Army: Comprising a General Military History of the United ...

John Frost - United States - 1845 - 434 pages
...were " so much exhausted with fatigue" says the same British writer which we have before quoted, " that they were obliged to lie down for rest on the...of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase." After resting in this manner for a few minutes, Lord Percy deemed it prudent to commence his march...
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The Cabinet History of England: Being an Abridgment, by the ..., Volumes 17-18

Charles MacFarlane - Great Britain - 1846
...were so exhausted with fatigue, that for the most part they threw themselves on the ground, " with their tongues hanging out of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chace." When they were somewhat refreshed Lord Percy slowly moved the whole body towards BOST ton....
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The Life of Israel Putnam: Major-general in the Army of the American Revolution

William Cutter - United States - 1848 - 383 pages
...detachment into a square, in which he enclosed Colonel Smith's party, who, according to Stedman, " were so much exhausted with fatigue, that they were...of their mouths, like those of dogs after a chase." The enemy, now amounting to about seventeen hundred men, having halted an hour or two at Lexington,...
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