Aube now began to push back the iron bolt of the street door, and when it opened several policemen and an inspector entered.
Defeat would have meant a retreat, not behind the Aube, but the Rhine.
Through Malin's influence, he became co-receiver-general of Aube, with Sibuelle as his colleague.
"She is the richest heiress in the department of the Aube," said Simon Giguet.
In consequence of a double election there was in the Aube a vacancy for a candidate.
He had now reached the Aube, beyond which Joffre had decreed that he must not retire.
On days like this the place was too narrow, and it always made Aube angry that he could not use the first story.
The river Aube (Alba), so called from its silveriness flows by Danton's house.
His lands reached from the department of Seine-et-Marne into that of the Aube.
When Ney and Sebastiani began on the twentieth to push up the south bank of the Aube, they expected no opposition.