"You'll change your mind shortly," said Cousin Frank, cantering ahead to open a gate in the rail fence.
This, the "rail fence" mentioned in all accounts of the battle, was their sole protection.
At that shrill and awful cry the man flung away his gun and leaped the rail fence into the open field.
But placed in the Mystic in the proper position, they could have raked the rail fence.
Even as he spoke, the enemy poured a terrific volley from behind the rail fence.
Yet that the pursuit was so poor was due partly to the defenders of the rail fence.
The expense of a rail fence is not great where timber is plentiful.
We saw George walk away and climb the rail fence and disappear.
After a short halt it again advanced to a rail fence which ran along the side of an extensive field.
I sat on a rail fence near our bivouac and watched the host go by.