" And why are you stopping here? Don't you see the skirmishers are retreating? Lead the squadron back.
" The squadron crossed the bridge and drew out of range of fire without having lost a single man.
The second squadron that had been in the front line followed them across and the last Cossacks quitted the farther side of the river.
The two Pavlograd squadrons, having crossed the bridge, retired up the hill one after the other.
Their colonel, Karl Bogdanich Schubert, came up to Denisov's squadron and rode at a footpace not far from Rostov, without taking any notice of him although they were now meeting for the first time since their encounter concerning Telyanin.

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