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A column of wildebeest cantered rigidly in the other direction—all spindly legs, candyfloss white beards, and sloping backs.Walking With Wildebeests: Exploring the Serengeti on Foot|Joanna Eede|July 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She hip-checked our toddler daughter for sport, sending June flying into the bushes, then cantered away victorious.
But to the girls all was beauty and sunshine and they conversed merrily as they cantered along.
Betty agreed, and they cantered off in the twilight, their bodies swaying to the rhythm of the beautiful animals under them.
Iftikhar bowed his head,—in no very good grace, it seemed,—and cantered sulkily to the upper end of the lists.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
Thurstane cantered around to the front of the wagon which contained the two women, and called, "How are you?"
But this ended in nothing; the Apaches sullenly cantered away; the others soon checked their pursuit.