The prison officials carried him, but no mourners followed, save poivre, who got leave for that purpose.
All the others agreed to this, for poivre was not popular among them.
And at that moment a skilful thrust from Malin wounded poivre in the face, and the first blood was drawn.
It was a complete surprise and in half an hour poivre Hill was in our hands.
On March 23rd we moved over to poivre Island—a few miles distant—where we anchored, and remained for part of two days.
In the foreground, the last train to run at the foot of poivre Hill in February 1916.
poivre was one of those gamblers who take infernal delight in heaping on the agony when their opponent loses his temper badly.
There was a young man in hospital at the same time as poivre, in an advanced stage of consumption.
Their berths were near each other, and as poivre was somewhat softened at first, he deigned to notice the poor young fellow.
The capture of the strongly fortified position of poivre Ridge was decisive in its effect upon the fighting along the whole line.