But the indomitable courage of Eldred Pottinger saved the beleaguered city.
Eldred cursed me for getting him into it, and so they left me to fight it out alone.
On flew the minutes, and at last Sir Eldred struck a match; for the moon was temporarily hidden by big, black, scouring clouds.
Mrs. Eldred's lower lip dropped, and she stared at Tanqueray.
That evening, Sir Eldred and I sat in the smoke-room after dinner and chatted away as usual.
Eldred, who was a groom, was attired with excessive horsiness.
We took in a fellow from Iowa by the name of Eldred and went to work again.
I immediately withdrew to the house and hastened to Sir Eldred.
Frieda, however, seemed little inclined to ask consolation from Mrs. Eldred.
When we were alone, Sir Eldred was very anxious to hear what I thought.