"And now for a zareba for the animals," he cried gaily, on the following morning.
He had his left arm broken by a bullet just as we left the zareba.
The 21st Lancers, out in skirmishing order, were speedily driven back by the Dervishes, and retired into the zareba.
In January 1916 the German Fleet is still lurking in that zareba.
But we shall see; Allah will help us in this enterprise, for are not the followers in the zareba servants of the infidel?'
Some ten or twelve thousand Arabs it was seen had surrounded the zareba.
And when the porters laid hold upon their bristling bundles, it was like MacNeill's zareba without the camels.
In place of a zareba, the traps were set out, but there was to be no rest for the skinners.
The Dervishes sprang from their hiding places, and lined the trenches behind the zareba.
Rush on them, then, and slay every living man within the zareba.'