“You see, I was a week or so behind you, but I mean to catch you up and come neck-and-neck into the winning-post,” he continued.
Now again, and now more than ever, they have the winning-post in sight.
The starting-post was on the right near the entrance to the field; the winning-post on the left directly opposite the Grand Stand.
Those willows on my left are, I know, just half a mile from the winning-post.
Away they started, "lickety-click," and arrived at the winning-post within touching distance of each other.
The judge at the winning-post is lifting his hand and cocking his pistol.
Off she went at full speed, but on reaching the winning-post, found that the Tortoise was already there, waiting for her arrival.
The Eiffel Tower was my one danger, yet it was my winning-post!
For mostly these two ran neck and neck from drop of flag to winning-post.
The Eiffel Tower was my one danger—yet it was my winning-post!