- These lay a hundred toises or so from the General's pavilion, facing from me; but as I came near to them I saw a pennon of light streaming from the partly open door of the largest tent, and from within burst a chorus of voices singing an old chanson of Guienne. - "The Chevalier d'Auriac", S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats.
- It is the firing party, still lying as it fell; not a figure disturbed, not a coat stripped off nor pocket rifled; no strap, plume, or pennon displaced since the moment when all dropped dead almost simultaneously at the detonation of the Rangers' rifles. - "The Lone Ranche", Captain Mayne Reid.
- Lady Pennon has been very kind about it; and the Esquarts invite her to Lockton. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.