I am asking you to pick up my gauntlet.
"The Grey Cloak" by Harold MacGrath
Thus proudly he threw down the gauntlet of defiance.
"The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power" by John S. C. Abbott
A word used by ancient heralds for armour for the hand, instead of gauntlet.
"The Manual of Heraldry; Fifth Edition" by Anonymous
But every woman who aspired to this honor, was required upon a certain day in the year, to run the gauntlet of braves.
"The Life and Adventures of Kit Carson, the Nestor of the Rocky Mountains, from Facts Narrated by Himself" by De Witt C. Peters
Sylvie ran the gauntlet of the village refuse, and had to go to Boston to the intelligence offices.
"The Other Girls" by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
The girl drew off her gauntlet and extended her hand.
"Sundown Slim" by Henry Hubert Knibbs
Must take up the gauntlet?
"Bluebell" by Mrs. George Croft Huddleston
Without an instant's hesitation she flung down the gauntlet.
"The Odds" by Ethel M. Dell
It throws down the gauntlet where once it used to cower in its fastnesses.
"The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes" by Israel Zangwill
He was the unknown knight throwing down the gauntlet in her defense.
"The Gay Cockade" by Temple Bailey
To his knees the knight rose up,
Loosed his gauntlet-band;
Fearing, daring, toward the cup
Went his naked hand;
"The Sangreal" by George MacDonald
Nahant thrusts outward through the waves
Her arm of yellow sand,
And breaks the roaring surge that braves
The gauntlet on her hand;
"Agnes" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Bare-handed, I hand the combs.
The man in white smiles, bare-handed,
Our cheesecloth gauntlets neat and sweet,
The throats of our wrists brave lilies.
He and I
"Stings" by Sylvia Plath
I bring no lesson. Well have others preached
This sword that dealt full many a gallant blow;
I come once more to touch the hand that reached
Its knightly gauntlet to the vanquished foe.
"On William Francis Bartlett" by Francis Bret Harte
Did I not watch him while he let
His armourer just brace his greaves,
Rivet his hauberk, on the fret
The while! His foot… my memory leaves
No least stamp out nor how anon
He pulled his ringing gauntlets on.
"Count Gismond--Aix in Provence" by Robert Browning
And tho' frost glaze to-night the clear dew of his eyes,
And white ice-gauntlets glove his noble fine fair fingers o'er,
A warm dress is to him that lightning-garb he ever wore,
The lighting of the soul, not skies.
"O'Hussey's Ode To The Maguire" by James Clarence Mangan
The Montana Supreme Court has thrown down the gauntlet in the Citizens United decision.
Griffin next on Mavs' gauntlet .
Grafton school throws down gauntlet , 'Dagger' to Rodgers.
Gauntlet Hair @ Glasslands: December 1, 2011.
With Stanford throttled, USC is next and Trojans quarterback Matt Barkley has thrown down the gauntlet .
Gauntlet Hair didn't spring up overnight, but it sure seems like it.
California Throws Down the Gauntlet for Pension Reform.
Running the Gauntlet Video: Full Episode.
Running the Gauntlet here on the PBS Nature website.
Obama Throws Down Gauntlet on Tax Hikes, Republicans Blast Deficit Plan.
A gauntlet , not a glove.
The Gauntlet at Golfland Sunsplash.
Knightsâ€™ 2010 gridiron gauntlet released.
3D Printer Lets Robert Downey Jr Fit Iron Man Like a Gauntlet .
Taking Up the Gauntlet .