1 John Ferrier felt a different man now that he realized that he had a devoted ally.
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2 The baffled envoy," continued Cedric, pursuing with animation his tale, though it interested not the listener, "retreated, to carry to Tosti and his ally the ominous answer of his injured brother.
3 She looked at the other woman, who stood so sly, with her head dropped: yet somehow, in her femaleness, an ally.
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4 As I descended, my old ally, the guard, came out of the room and closed the door tightly behind him.
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5 Many traces we found of him in the bog-girt island where he had hid his savage ally.
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6 It was during these fruitless quests that he, or rather his ally, was seen by peasants, and that the legend of the demon dog received a new confirmation.
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7 Yes," said our ally, "I am Bob Carruthers, and I'll see this woman righted, if I have to swing for it.
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8 She could sense that in Melanie's devoted heart she had an ally, feel Melanie's indignation that anyone, even her beloved husband, should make Scarlett cry.
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9 Montcalm lingered long and melancholy on the strand where he had been left by his companion, brooding deeply on the temper which his ungovernable ally had just discovered.
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10 The French had accounted for this unexpected defection on the part of their ally in various ways.
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11 For shame," replied Minerva, "why, any one else would trust a worse ally than myself, even though that ally were only a mortal and less wise than I am.
12 It is justifiable to enter into war against our nearest ally, when one of his towns lies convenient for us, or a territory of land, that would render our dominions round and complete.
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13 The most "puzzled" were the school-master and Thenardier, the proprietor of the tavern, who was everybody's friend, and had not disdained to ally himself with Boulatruelle.
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14 At that period Buckingham was an ally, and not an enemy.
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15 Only let Aeneas himself come hither, if desire of us be so strong, if he be in haste to join our friendship and be called our ally.