All this I saw in the swift gallop down the hill to rejoin the Brigadier.
Had you not better go now, Monsieur, and rejoin your friend?
He promised to obey me, and I rode on to rejoin my companions, a little easier in my mind.
A year later he relinquished his command, without having been able to rejoin.
He, on the other hand, seemed to dread going to rejoin the comrades.