I and Sir William Felton will hold the centre with our men-at-arms.
Two-score men, with my own men-at-arms and squires, will serve as a poop-guard.
Half-turning in his chair, he called to one of the men-at-arms to ascertain who came.
Cesare waved his hand in his direction, half-turning to the men-at-arms behind him.
From behind his men-at-arms a tall man, all dressed in black, stood forward.
Arcolano ambled beside me; and behind us, abreast, came the men-at-arms.
I have five score men-at-arms within these walls, Messer Black-clothes.
Then he called to one of the men-at-arms who stood by with a flaring torch.
Outside, under the tree, the figures of the men-at-arms were moving.
The duty of these men-at-arms was to watch at the gates leading to the palace.