And with that the two men went off together to the private room of the orderly officer.
On my entry he of the broken leg demanded in broken tones to be at once paraded before the orderly officer.
My General offered the remark: "An orderly officer is responsible for the health of his General."
Presently the colonel seeing that this company did not rally sent an orderly officer who made his way up to it by protected paths.
"I must get a fatigue party on to that timber to-morrow," had said the orderly officer to himself.
From thence he dashed into the orderly-room, and knocked at the inner door, where the orderly officer for the night was on duty.
An orderly officer entered with a brisk step and brought his heels together before the Kaiser.
"Captain Scott, I believe, sir," said the orderly officer stepping forward.
Caius Sulpicius and his orderly officer stood watching them.
Old "Spindle-legs" threw up his hands, gasped like a fish, and it seemed half a minute before he whispered "orderly officer."