He seized the Jail-breaker's arm and demanded the key to the grilles.
The grilles were closed as before, but the sentry's face, luckily, was strange to me.
Women will run even after the Chinese shadow of a man if they are not shut close behind the grilles.
Beyond the grilles a sentry, in the green and scarlet of Monsieur's men-at-arms, stood on guard, and I called out to him boldly.
I, you may well imagine, saw nothing funny about it, but kicked and shook the grilles in my rage and impatience.
But, friend or foe, none stopped us till at length we drew rein before the grilles of the Hôtel de Lorraine.
These huge doors had grilles in them through which their defenders could peep out or shoot arrows.
The moonlight filtered into that vastness only through the grilles of the cells, and was almost lost in the darkness.
The grilles anglaises are similar to the sleeping tables used at Idria.
They bought and carried away the grilles and whatever else was transportable from the cells where the victims had been shut up.