She sees me, too, shouts to François to put on the emergency brake, and begins wavin' her parasol at me to hurry on.
He brought up his machine with a jerk by applying the emergency brake.
There was one thing that steel-tyred car did well, though, and that was to respond to its emergency brake.
Where had the manufacturer of the car concealed his emergency brake?
Blindly he pulled on his emergency brake and then slumped forward in his seat, his breath coming in wheezing gasps.
With lightning quickness he cut off the power and threw on the emergency brake.
At the same instant his hand sought the emergency brake lever and he pushed it forward.
The sickening sensation of impending peril held the girl as the emergency brake squealed.
Then he went back, eased off the emergency brake, grabbed a good handhold and strained forward.
The driver stopped the bus, set the emergency brake, and dodged out into the night.