The winning post stares us in the face; my old Chief gallops off the course; how can I resist calling out?
Margaret stopped at the bush which was to be the winning post.
In a little basket under the writing-table lay the last number of The winning post, carefully destroyed.
"Tearaway will make a hack of him before the winning post is reached," said Fred.
There were still about eight hundred yards to the winning post.
The big tree which formed the winning post was very near now.
Before Peggy's eyes there was nothing now but the tall red and white "pylon" that marked the winning post.
It was a vain hope on the part of his backers, for when the winning post was passed Lucky Boy had a couple of lengths to the good.
Barellan was head and head with Isaac, Roland half a length to the good, and the winning post a few yards away.
The crowd would decide the winner, as they were to congregate at the winning post.