1 And she had embroidered half a dozen sofa-pillow cases with the Confederate flag on them.
2 Here, under a draped Confederate flag, hung the gold-hilted saber that Melanie's father had carried in the Mexican War, the same saber Charles had worn away to war.
3 He's a nice man, General Hood, and I know I could make him give me an escort and a flag of truce to get me through the lines.
4 They had fought a good fight, had been licked and were willing to settle down peaceably to plowing beneath the flag they had fought.
5 It had been a gay beautiful place and now--there was a large United States flag floating over it.
6 Your flag must be nailed to the mast, for obviously you'd run it down if it wasn't.
7 There was a corporeal humility in looking up at him; and a white man standing before him seemed a white flag come to beg truce of a fortress.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 27. Knights and Squires.
8 But thou sayest, methinks that white-lead chapter about whiteness is but a white flag hung out from a craven soul; thou surrenderest to a hypo, Ishmael.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 42. The Whiteness of The Whale.
9 I rejoice in my spine, as in the firm audacious staff of that flag which I fling half out to the world.
10 One of the girls had read somewhere that a red flag was the proper symbol for oppressed workers, and so they mounted one, and paraded all about the yards, yelling with rage.
11 At the end of it the girl who had carried the red flag went downtown and got a position in a great department store, at a salary of two dollars and a half a week.
12 Upon the ocean of commerce it sailed as a pirate ship; it had hoisted the black flag and declared war upon civilization.
13 The truce still existed, and with a roll and beat of the drum, and covered by a little white flag, Duncan left the sally-port, within ten minutes after his instructions were ended.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperContext Highlight In CHAPTER 15
14 A very few minutes only were necessary to parade a few files, and to dispatch an orderly with a flag to announce the approach of the commandant of the fort.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperContext Highlight In CHAPTER 16
15 They could see a flag that tossed in the smoke angrily.