Usage examples for fort

  1. At eleven, we sent a messenger to the fort, to say we should be pleased to receive the Tarjum. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  2. I know that you white men have but little food within the fort, and must soon suffer for want of it if more is not obtained. – The Flamingo Feather by Kirk Munroe
  3. That won't do; you'll never take that fort, Philip Vanderdecken. – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  4. I know my way down to the river so well, I answered, that I can easily join you should I see them approaching, and I will, meantime, keep a look- out from the height above the fort. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  5. What shall we call our fort? – Jonas on a Farm in Winter by Jacob Abbott
  6. I was going to the Fort." – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  7. I went ahead now with the Levies, as I wanted to find out if the fort was held at Drasan. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  8. This makes the dear old Fort seem beautiful, doesn't it? – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  9. If there are any of his friends who want to take it up let them come on; and not a man in the fort dared to go. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner
  10. Every one at the Fort liked Clarke. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  11. My father had managed her farm for about five years from 1809 to 1814, when he volunteered for service in the army, and for ninety days he was on the island then known as Fort Warren. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  12. They will make you as comfortable as possible at the fort. – Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession by Benjamin Wood
  13. Within a few hundred yards of the hotel there is another fort, and at this point the path taken by Lady Ongar led into the private grounds of the inn at which she was staying. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  14. When will you return to the Fort?" – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  15. You got t' stop talkin' Fort. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  16. An attack on their fort was met with a ray screen from the fort. – Invaders from the Infinite by John Wood Campbell
  17. You stay until he awake, then you ride on to Fort o' Farewell. – The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson
  18. You will learn that for yourself when you come within sight of the fort. – The Strong Arm by Robert Barr
  19. So to Westminster Hall, and thence by water to the Temple, and so walked to the 'Change, and there find the 'Change full of news from Guinny, some say the Dutch have sunk our ships and taken our fort, and others say we have done the same to them. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke