Sentence Examples with the word Footmen

The footmen began moving about, chairs scraped, the band struck up in the gallery, and the guests settled down in their places.

While in the Rostovs' ballroom the sixth anglaise was being danced, to a tune in which the weary musicians blundered, and while tired footmen and cooks were getting the supper, Count Bezukhov had a sixth stroke.

With the second course, a gigantic sterlet (at sight of which Ilya Rostov blushed with self-conscious pleasure), the footmen began popping corks and filling the champagne glasses.

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One of the footmen who had stooped to pick up some broken glass remained in that position without taking his eyes from the window and from Dolokhov's back.

Again the footmen rushed about, chairs scraped, and in the same order in which they had entered but with redder faces, the guests returned to the drawing room and to the count's study.

Pushing away the footmen he tugged at the frame, but could not move it.

The footmen drew back the chairs and pushed them up again.

She must have two footmen behind her carriage, and very big ones.

It stopped, and two footmen went to the doors while two others opened the trunk.

Carriages kept driving away and fresh ones arriving, with red-liveried footmen and footmen in plumed hats.