Another chronicle affirms that Tarik found the “table” at a city called Almeida, now perhaps Olmedo.
Almeida could do nothing but yield, and he then did it nobly.
Having in some degree soothed and fortified his mind by these reflections, he entered the apartment of Almeida.
To thee, Hamet, are now given the throne of thy father, and Almeida.
You had best take a day to recuperate, then follow me to Almeida.
The garrison of Almeida contrived to escape across the frontier, before the siege, which had been interrupted, could be renewed.
Badajos, Almeida, Fuentes d'Onor—time ever since; and a little, little cock-fight for pay at gate that is good for my king.
Reinforced by fresh troops, Massena turned fiercely to the relief of Almeida, which Wellington had besieged.
“The Count of Almeida,” answered the oracle of the party, coolly.
He had not the absurd notion which Almeida attributed to him of desiring to establish a direct Portuguese rule all over India.