I was startled out of my confidence by the sound of terrific yells, just as I stepped cautiously into the water jump.
Only on the last round of the course was the water jump omitted.
If this is neglected, the fair equestrian, in attempting a water jump, will inevitably find herself in the brook.
It finished up with what Kitty called a water jump, though no one could possibly have jumped it.
I do not think that out hunting it is usual to expect a horse to negotiate a water jump of say over 12 feet in width.
The Duke pointed out the water jump with some trepidation, but the Prince's glasses rested on it only for a moment.
All these were comparatively easy of surmountal in comparison with the water jump.
But the water jump defied every method save a long, clean jump.
The horses were approaching the water jump, and the travellers put down their newspapers and crowded to the window.
And right now, while I think of it, do try not to take off too soon at the water jump.