There was a little girl of about six or seven playing with a doll on the floor.
Already she began to see quite plainly the little elves in their tall pointed hats, dancing down the dusky alleys, and peeping from between the bushes, and they seemed to come nearer and nearer; and she stretched her hands up towards the tree in which the doll sat and they laughed, and pointed their fingers at her.
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"Like a doll," Sasha said, admiring her.
To them, she was an exotic little doll with her huge, gem-hued eyes, black hair, and toned hour-glass shape.
A richly caparisoned ass, on which was seated the prettiest girl in the town holding in her arms a baby or a large doll, was escorted with much pomp from the cathedral to the church of St Etienne.
Buying the doll, no doubt.
Like the reverse of a doll, when she lay down, her eyelids popped open.
One of the kids handed her a handful of cotton balls while another put a doll in her lap.
"I was going to say you look like a living doll," Megan said with a half smile.
"Like a doll," the second agreed.
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Cynthia was as limp as a rag doll as he pulled down her skirt, which was heavy with water.
"A king needs a warrior, not a doll," Jule teased.
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At that time I had a much-petted, much-abused doll, which I afterward named Nancy.
It was the most comical shapeless thing, this improvised doll, with no nose, mouth, ears or eyes--nothing that even the imagination of a child could convert into a face.
She grew confused, glanced round, and, seeing the doll she had thrown down on one of the tubs, picked it up.
When she woke, shortly before Alex arrived, she played quietly with a doll while Carmen prepared supper.
Minutes later when the nurse arrived with a syringe of medicine, Destiny was asleep again, still clutching the doll to her chest.
The doll with the large blue eyes crying on the bed bothered him on more levels than he wanted to admit.
Not a little doll to change and bathe.
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There are ironworks, tanneries, breweries, oil-mills and flour-mills in the town, which also has printing, furriery, doll-making and playing-card industries.
A halfpenny was expected from every one to whom these were exhibited, and bad luck was thought to menace the household not visited by the doll-bearers before Christmas Eve at the latest.
I pointed this out to everybody with provoking persistency, but no one seemed equal to the task of providing the doll with eyes.
One day, while I was playing with my new doll, Miss Sullivan put my big rag doll into my lap also, spelled "d-o-l-l" and tried to make me understand that "d-o-l-l" applied to both.
I was keenly delighted when I felt the fragments of the broken doll at my feet.
On entering the door I remembered the doll I had broken.
At last I fell asleep with a new doll and a white bear in my arms.
On the seat opposite me sat my big rag doll, Nancy, in a new gingham dress and a beruffled sunbonnet, looking at me out of two bead eyes.
I became impatient at her repeated attempts and, seizing the new doll, I dashed it upon the floor.
Aunt Ev. will send me a boy doll, Harry will be Nancy's and Adeline's brother.
She had a most beautiful doll given her.
Oh, it was a lovely and delicate doll! but the little girl's brother, a tall lad, had taken the doll, and set it up in a high tree in the garden, and had run away.
The doll cried, too, and stretched out its arms from among the green branches, and looked distressed.
Soon the dismal night would come--and was the doll to sit up in the tree all night, and by herself?
"I will stay with you," said she to the doll, although she was not at all courageous.
She helped me unpack my trunk when it came, and was delighted when she found the doll the little girls sent her.
I spelled "d-o-l-l" slowly in her hand and pointed to the doll and nodded my head, which seems to be her sign for possession.
Then I took the doll, meaning to give it back to her when she had made the letters; but she thought I meant to take it from her, and in an instant she was in a temper, and tried to seize the doll.
Then I showed her the doll and spelled the word again, holding the doll toward her as I held the cake.