The deerhound, after the conclusion of the fight, appears upon the scene, and plays an important part.
No more valuable present could be made than a harehound or deerhound.
Capt. Semmes was picked up by a boat from the yacht "deerhound," and was carried in that craft to England away from capture.
One swam to a French pilot-boat, and the other to the deerhound.
Moreover, a deerhound requires a very strong neck to hold a stag.
Esther Newbold's absence, and the uncertain movements of the deerhound, had proved an additional disaster for Patricia.
"It was Harold who gave me the deerhound," Kiddie explained.
One English yacht, the "deerhound," with her owner's family aboard, hung close to the combatants during the fight.
He fumed on the shore like a deerhound when the stag has taken to the sea.
The largest I ever saw was hardly as stout as a deerhound, though he could make as much noise as a whole kennel.