We were clearing dishes, before he spoke.
When you're done with the dishes, let me know.
Her mother's dishes were on that list.
She started cleaning the dishes, thinking all the while that he was too much like her father.
She finished the dishes and wiped the counters.
She placed the dishes on the counter beside the sink.
On the table were plates, knives and forks, and dishes of bread, meat and fruits.
"Shall we have three cold dishes then?" asked the cook.
I picked up the dishes and cleaned up the kitchen before sinking into my easy chair in the living room.
It looked like real food packed on the low tables with meat, gravies, and tons of dishes of what might have been casseroles of varying colors.
Oh no, really, all I have to do tonight is put the dishes back in the caterer's boxes.
I thought we agreed there was no point in using your mother's old dishes when we could just serve our food from the pans we cook it in?
After supper she washed dishes, pushing him aside when he offered to help.
He pushed away his breakfast dishes and stared out the patio doors at the low hanging clouds.
She put the last of the dishes in the dishwasher and ran water in the sink to wash the iron skillet and wooden handled spatula.
Compressed air or steam is also used for fashioning very large vessels, baths, dishes and reservoirs by the " Sievert " process.
An American writer has expressed his satisf action that the day-labourer can now have on his table at a nominal price glass dishes of elaborate design, which only an expert can distinguish from hand-cut crystal.
He was especially successful in making vases and circular dishes of vitro di trina; one of the latter in the Correr collection at Venice, believed to have been made in his glass-house, measures 55 centimetres (nearly 23 in.) in diameter.
Instead of three meals a day, if it be necessary eat but one; instead of a hundred dishes, five; and reduce other things in proportion.
The German tutor was trying to remember all the dishes, wines, and kinds of dessert, in order to send a full description of the dinner to his people in Germany; and he felt greatly offended when the butler with a bottle wrapped in a napkin passed him by.
At her table there were extra dishes at dinner, and the servants had vodka and roast goose or suckling pig.
After the dishes were done and the beds made, she usually wandered around the house or sat in the yard, soaking up sun.
She packed all the dishes and stashed them in the back of one of the wagons.
Cassie cleaned the supper dishes as best she could with sand, and stored them in one of the packs.
As she picked up the dishes and turned toward the sink he finally responded.
After she cleaned the table and finished the dishes, she went to her room to get some aspirin.
She did several dishes and then heard a chair scrape the floor behind her.
Cade brought his dishes to the sink and paused gazing down at her, but she refused to look up.
She wiped a table and turned to take the dishes to the kitchen.
He followed the trail to the edge of the carpet then took in the dirty dishes in the sink.
He went to the sink and began attacking the pile of dirty dishes as he pondered how they would tell the young girl her world was about to flip upside down.
The pair spent the balance of the morning emptying the washing machine and dryer, only to fill them with never-ending loads, while in between clearing dishes, brewing more coffee, and playing the jovial innkeepers.
Fred returned just as they were clearing the dishes, wearing a perplexed look on his face.
I'll bet you a night of unbridled ecstasy against a week of doing dishes that they end up in the sack.
He did the dishes as well, hoping for an early reprieve from her justified anger.
Dean turned to Cynthia who tried to busy herself picking up snack dishes from Fred's evening refreshments.
He found the caterer's boxes and set out collecting all the dishes, glasses and silverware.
Cynthia looked a bit misty-eyed as she rose and began picking up the dishes and turned to her son.
Carmen cleaned off the table and loaded the dishes in the dishwasher before retiring to her new bedroom.
She pictured Mom washing dishes at the sink while Dad sat at the table eating some of her pie.
Alex had some nice ironstone dishes, but only a set of four.
After supper she put leftovers away and washed dishes while Alex browsed through the paper.
Aren't these the same dishes you didn't want to use at your house?
And my dishes aren't?
I'd feel honored if you brought your mother's dishes here and used them instead of these.
In the morning there were dirty dishes from the night before for the first time in their marriage.
After she finished dishes, she watered the chickens and added water to the horse tank.
As she put the clean dishes from the dishwasher into the cabinet, she considered the situation.
Picking up his dishes, he set them in the sink and left the kitchen.
I wonder if you're the first man to do dishes in this cabin.
She rose and moved the food and wine dishes closer to the edge of the bed then lay across the top.
The coagulated rubber separates as a mass of spongy caoutchouc. If the coagulation has been effected in shallow dishes, the rubber is obtained in a thin cake of similar shape known as a " biscuit."
The Funtumia latex can also be coagulated by the astringent infusion of Bauhinia leaves or by exposing it in shallow dishes, when the liquid " creams."
She puts her hands in our plates and helps herself, and when the dishes are passed, she grabs them and takes out whatever she wants.
She went to the table, set down the tray, and with her plump white hands deftly took from it the bottles and various hors d'oeuvres and dishes and arranged them on the table.
And Natasha began rapidly taking out of the case dishes and plates wrapped in paper.
"The dishes must go in here among the carpets," said she.
After lunch, Giddon's offer to help Lisa with the dishes was met by a raised eyebrow from Sarah.
Next, you'll tell me you've forgotten how to do dishes too.
No one suggested evening games and by the time the dishes were cleared, everyone was fidgety and ready to proceed but Quinn remained in his lab.
I owe you some bucks from selling them dishes we bought at last week's moving sale.
When the meal ended and the dishes were put to bed, the three withdrew to the parlor, now empty of guests who were either dining uptown or waiting in line to do so.
Her English vocabulary was growing a word at a time—mostly terms like dust, vacuum, linens, dishes and other domestic terminologies.
The Deans dallied over the dishes and then took a slow stroll around town, stopping at the Western Hotel a few blocks away.
"Most men are more fun when they're quiet," Cynthia said with a smile when Dean, who was drying the supper dishes, related to his wife what Martha had said.
After Alex left, Carmen threw the sheets in the dryer, washed dishes and cleaned his kitchen.
Later when she and Katie were washing dishes and the men were outside, Katie turned to her.
Carmen listened while loading the supper dishes in the dishwasher.