Presently he stood before a water-gate which had been left ajar and through which a moonbeam pierced the darkness.
I will meet you to-morrow at this hour at the water-gate of the palace.
With a great fear in his heart concerning what had happened he hurried along the fortification until he came to the water-gate.
The girl was then on her knees, with clasped hands, at the water-gate.
Immediately opposite the water-gate was the landport, or gateway giving access to the castle from the land.
I will take her down the other stair to the water-gate and put her in the boat, said Godiyeva.
As he spoke they saw many men run from the auction-shed to the water-gate.
Yea, sire; the Archbishop is even now gone down to the water-gate.
Off ran the players, cramming costumes and properties into their wallets as they went, to see the Queen land at the water-gate.
Word was passed from man to man, and at once a rush was made for the water-gate.