Upon witnessing a horse being whipped by a coachman at the Piazza Carlo Alberto, Nietzsche threw his arms around the horse's neck and collapsed, never to return to full sanity.
The coachman untied the trunk from the roof of the carriage and set it down beside them.
The coachman heaved their trunks out of the carriage and into the hall, my brothers were already in the lounge, relaxing on the comfortable sofas.
I hopped out of the carriage first ignoring the coachman 's hand.
‘Not again, Caroline,’ Nicholas complained even as he signaled the coachman to stop the carriage by knocking on the roof.
‘Thank you, Father,’ she replied sweetly as the carriage pulled to a stop and the coachman announced their arrival.
The coachman opened the carriage door and helped her step down.
The Duke called a coachman to drive the carriage and its four occupants home.
Did the coachman not know their lady was trying to rest until they arrived?
Climbing into the reassuring softness of the carriage, Evelyn promised to pay the coachman on her arrival at her home, then rested her head back against the seats.