Among the objects to be obtained by this movement was the security of the garrison at motte's house.
A motte of timber had served him as a mark: the steed had passed close to its edge.
Even Gougeon seemed to be waked up, and fixed his greedy black eyes on motte.
"Wait till I tell you another thing, Admiral," motte interposed.
motte was, therefore, thought by most people to have come off second best.
Strikes me hes keeping close to that motte of timber, Frank?
Near the center was a motte of heavy timber growing up from a dense underwood.
Richard's Castle, of the motte and bailey type, lies under the hills.
With the rest of the party he rode up to the motte, and they quickly formed in a circle, around it.
After the war Mrs. motte returned to the house in Charleston.