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And so we went driving along again through a wonderful sea of deep blue rollers jousting on a grey ground.
The weight of jousting armour was so great that it was impossible for the wearer to mount without assistance.
ARMOUR & WEAPONSCHARLES JOHN FFOULKES
As far as can be gathered from recent research the passe-guard is a reinforcing piece for the right elbow, used for jousting.
ARMOUR & WEAPONSCHARLES JOHN FFOULKES
The jousting was very successful; though some were necessarily discomfited, almost every one contrived to obtain some distinction.
ENDYMIONBENJAMIN DISRAELI
His extensive array of tilting and jousting suits was kept at Greenwich, and an inventory taken of them upon his death.
ARMOUR IN ENGLANDJ. STARKIE GARDNER
Now I will devise it in this way:--tell your father, King Angus, to proclaim a great jousting.
And if ye think that I be weary, and ye have an appetite to joust with me, I shall find you jousting enough.
And at the day of jousting there came in Sir Dinadan disguised, and did many great deeds of arms.
So it fell that time Sir Launcelot heard of a jousting fast by his castle, within three leagues.
As unto that counsel and at the king's request they accorded all, and took on their harness that longed unto jousting.

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