At Montmartre carriages were requisitioned and taxi-cabs were at a premium.
But taxi-cabs and buses were compelled to plunge into the water hub-high.
Panthay mules are not to be found waiting on a stand like taxi-cabs.
I am thinking for the moment of the days which knew not taxi-cabs.
The horns of taxi-cabs passing below could be plainly heard, and the drone and rattle of motor-buses.
The hooting of horns on taxi-cabs played a brisk accompaniment to the mournful chant.
He turned toward his aide lazily and asked: "Suppose there had been two taxi-cabs instead of one that night?"
A few others also hastened out, less interested in authors than in taxi-cabs.
Once again they had been caught in a block in taxi-cabs exactly opposite each other.
Late one night, when taxi-cabs were scarce, he found that his quickest way to reach home would be by means of one of the tubes.