In a few moments she joined him under the portico of the hotel.
With regard to the fluted pillars in the portico, my dears—'
The Poecile was a portico; portico in Greek is stoa, hence the name of Stoic.
And he slept in the temple, in the portico thereof, as sound as a muleteer.
In the meantime Henriette had reached the portico and was about to pass out into the street.