American soldiers have been garrisoned in Germany since the end of the Second World War.
Now as they were seeking to kill him, news came to the commander of the garrison that all Jerusalem was in an uproar.
Acts 21:31 (NKJV)
At that time David was in the stronghold, and the Philistine garrison was at Bethlehem.
1 Chronicles 11:16 (NIV)
It was then openly announced that hostilities must cease—Munro having signed a treaty by which the place was to be yielded to the enemy, with the morning; the garrison to retain their arms, the colors and their baggage, and, consequently, according to military opinion, their honor.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of The Mohicans
In any of our towns of garrison.
Shakespeare -- King Henry VI, Part 1
Since most of the Empire’s garrisons are located east of the Scholars’ Quarter, I head west.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
The following morning, just after dawn, under witness by the entire garrison, he was executed.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
I remember distinctly a boy named Miles twice peeing his pants, and, with the exception of a kid named Garrison (who I’m certain had some sort of restless leg syndrome), everyone else in the room seemed to actually enjoy the horizontal break.
Holly Goldberg Sloan -- Counting by 7s
From the garrison in Boston.
James Lincoln Collier -- My Brother Sam is Dead
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It enables him to communicate with a matching transceiver upstairs, with two other anti-air batteries inside the walls of the city, and with the underground garrison command across the river mouth.
Anthony Doerr -- All the Light We Cannot See
She was going to the movies at the garrison recreation center and she wanted to know if she might take Iphigenie with her.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
LLOYD GARRISON BOSTON, May 1, 1845.
Frederick Douglass -- The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
We’re farther than the garrison will venture, but there’s still the Watch to be mindful of.
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
The head of the garrison at Glogau, with ten thousand men, asks the King of Prussia what he is to do if he is summoned to surrender….
Leo Tolstoy -- War and Peace
That is why we always keep it garrisoned, ready for use.
Christopher Paolini -- Eragon
But if there were more of them, some kind of Taliban garrison crawling with armed men, we were to call for a proper fighting force to fly in and take care of the problem.
Marcus Luttrell -- Lone Survivor
We had been allotted to one of the recently formed regiments, but were first to be sent back for equipment to the garrison, not to the reinforcement-depot, of course, but to another barracks.
Erich Maria Remarque -- All Quiet on the Western Front
My military garrison cap was intentionally a size too big, forcing me to keep my head up, walking taller with every step.
Wes Moore -- The Other Wes Moore
The garrison must help.
H.G. Wells -- The Invisible Man
His well-bred clothes had disappeared; these days he wore khaki pants supported by a garrison belt, and boots which rattled when he walked.
John Knowles -- A Separate Peace
Fort Kearney station, where there was a garrison, was only two miles distant; but, that once passed, the Sioux would be masters of the train between Fort Kearney and the station beyond.
Jules Verne -- Around the World in 80 Days
The Morrels have been shipowners from father to son; and there was a Morrel who served in the same regiment with me when I was in garrison at Valence.’
Alexandre Dumas -- The Count of Monte Cristo
But the devil does not suffer himself to be easily dispossessed from a place in which he has fixed his garrison.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
He was all the more firmly set on this severity, since M. sur M., being a garrison town, opportunities for corruption abounded.
Victor Hugo -- Les Miserables
It is a corps which has many majors; the gentleman you name is the senior, but I speak of the junior of them all; he who commands the companies in garrison at William Henry.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
Alexandre Vangeersad was a soldier and not personally acquainted with the king, but he had distinguished himself as the capable head of a garrison.
Stieg Larsson -- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The wives and families of the Yankee garrison, filled with curiosity about the South after four years of war, came to swell the population.
Margaret Mitchell -- Gone with the Wind
And when you hold Anvard you sit in the very gate of Narnia, and your garrison in Anvard can be increased by little and little till it is a great host.
C.S. Lewis -- The Horse and His Boy
They formed themselves into the League of the Divine Tempest and attacked an imperial garrison with swords aloft, having fasted for three days.
David Guterson -- Snow Falling on Cedars
Anyway, the four of us were all that was necessary to beat their garrison.
Ayn Rand -- Atlas Shrugged
He urged me to do likewise, to misbehave, to sin with officers of the garrison.
James Joyce -- Ulysses
Increased taxes, emptied garrisons, horses and oxen confiscated throughout the Empire …. It seems that Galbatorix gathers his forces in preparation to confront us, though I cannot tell whether he means to do it in offense or defense.
Christopher Paolini -- Eldest
As it crossed the bridge, with a slow, suspicious motion, I withdrew, and hastily rejoined my little party, which was preparing to garrison our fortress in warlike array, but with considerable trepidation, which my presence served in a measure to allay.
Johann Wyss -- The Swiss Family Robinson
While Hawat’s occupied with the Lady Jessica, we’ll divert him further with uprisings in a few garrison towns and the like.
Frank Herbert -- Dune
Now the watch-towers, which had fallen into decay, were repaired, and filled with arms, and garrisoned with ceaseless vigilance.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Two Towers
All this stir and apprehension arose, as we afterwards found, from one poor naked man, who passed in our imagination, at present, for a Spanish garrison, a body of Frenchmen, or a crew of pirates.
Daniel Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe
For three nights he slept with irons around his ankles in the cells of the local garrison.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- Love in the Time of Cholera
He dropped his magazine and sauntered over, thumbs hooked into his side-hitched garrison belt, fingers dangling limply toward the stuffed crotch of his pegged levis.
Stephen King -- Carrie
His whole air was expressive of constraint and weariness, which our lieutenants of the garrison would to-day translate admirably as, "What a beastly bore!"
Victor Hugo -- The Hunchback of Notre Dame
We were, indeed, the guests of the commander and his small garrison.
James Bradley -- Flags of Our Fathers
But he shot game and caught fish for the garrison pot, and studied botany and the culture of citrus.
Pat Frank -- Alas, Babylon
After sixteen defeats, Colonel Aureliano Buendia left Guajira with two thousand well-armed Indians and the garrison, which was taken by surprise as it slept, abandoned Riohacha.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- One Hundred Years of Solitude
For an hour after dinner every one, all the good-looking girls, the officers from the garrison, all the fashionable people of the town, walked in the street on one side of the square while the caf?
Ernest Hemingway -- The Sun Also Rises
As a girl I lived about in garrison towns and elsewhere with my father, till I was quite flighty and unsettled.
Thomas Hardy -- The Mayor of Casterbridge
—I go not with thee without my comrades—all, all are thine, that garrison these walls—Thinkest thou Front-de-Boeuf will be singled out to go alone?
Sir Walter Scott -- Ivanhoe
He still wore a garrison belt with a longhorn buckle.
Don DeLillo -- White Noise
Riding for a hundred miles through a country where every grove and hamlet had its Yankee bivouac, and into a garrisoned town—I know the very street that they rode into town upon and then out again.
William Faulkner -- Light in August
It would be a great company; for the king was leaving only a small garrison in the Burg, and all who could be spared were riding to the weapontake at Edoras.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Return of the King
When I had been there a little longer, and had seen this phase of crystal clearness followed by long stretches of sunless cold; when the storms of February had pitched their white tents about the. devoted village and the wild cavalry of March winds had charged down to their support; I began to understand why Starkfield emerged from its six months’ siege like a starved garrison capitulating without quarter.