It was a mine portal, smaller than the main entrance to the Lucky Pup.
At one end of the trench, steps were cut out and these formed the entrance and vestibule.
Rusty hinges were still visible in the wood but no door barred the entrance nor could anything be seen beyond but utter blackness.
This was a guy from a small town in Iowa who failed his 1933 entrance exam to the University of Minnesota.
Several times on glancing that way he noticed behind that door a plump, rosy, handsome woman in a pink dress with a lilac silk kerchief on her head, holding a dish and evidently awaiting the entrance of the commander-in-chief.
They raced through the quaking halls toward the entrance, all while the strange roar of an ocean grew louder.
Two walked on once he reached the desert, and she trotted after him, looking back at the floodlit entrance to the elevator.
Pierre dropped them off in front, waiting until they stepped across the entrance before driving off.
Heavy brush had totally obscured the entrance until someone had quite recently cut and pulled away the branches, exposing the opening.
"That I cannot tell," said the Wizard; "but we cannot now be far below the earth's surface, and that entrance may lead to another stairway that will bring us on top of our world again, where we belong.
"Gid-dap!" cried the boy, and at the word Jim slowly trotted into the courtyard and drew the buggy along the jewelled driveway to the great entrance of the royal palace.
No one at the stone entrance gates of the drive and the door stood open.
At the entrance to the Arbat Square an immense expanse of dark starry sky presented itself to his eyes.
Evelyn's voice preceded her entrance by only a second.
I told her about the back entrance to the mine.
He motioned her toward the entrance to the courtyard.
They slopped forward, feet sloshing the muddy floor, no longer trying to avoid the water that oozed in rivulets down the narrow passageway, back toward the entrance, now out of sight behind them.
She passed through the throng without making eye contact for fear of leers or judging looks and reached the entrance foyer.
Not one of the threesome had a desire to enter the mine via this newfound entrance, but each cautiously examined the portal.
With bated breath and beating heart he moved toward the Rhetor (by which name the brother who prepared a seeker for entrance into the Brotherhood was known).
The trench itself was the room, in which the lucky ones, such as the squadron commander, had a board, lying on piles at the end opposite the entrance, to serve as a table.
She understood all that awaited her only when, after stepping over the red baize at the entrance, she entered the hall, took off her fur cloak, and, beside Sonya and in front of her mother, mounted the brightly illuminated stairs between the flowers.
A score of women serfs, old and young, as well as children, popped out from the back entrance to have a look at the hunters who were arriving.
Fabvier, not entering the tent, remained at the entrance talking to some generals of his acquaintance.
It denied entrance to its own master.
She perched on a boulder near the entrance, wondering how many nights of Sasha-type treatment she'd take before tossing herself off the cliff.
The road edged a thatch of forest past the water treatment plant and the power plant, and circled the central command hub in which she worked before leading to the main entrance of the compound.
Wiping away angry tears, Lana trotted to the entrance to her community then slowed to a walk when she became breathless too fast.
The entrance under the facility was hastily dug but the tunnel running beneath the facility had thick metal walls and concrete floors and was lit by battery-operated lanterns.
As the man turned from his room, a young man emerged from the main entrance several yards away and stepped outside.
I dropped my women off at the terminal entrance of Logan Airport, amid kisses and a promise to see them in twenty-four hours.
"Entrance here," one of the soldiers called, looking up from the subsurface monitoring device in his hand.
Two soldiers stood near the tunnel entrance nearby, weapons raised.
He hid the rest of his weapons under some bushes near the entrance to the underground world and drew a deep breath.
He disappeared into a small room off the entrance and returned, PMF grays in his hand.
He kissed her in response, as intense as he had been at the entrance of the underground base.
They moved on, taking circuitous routes back to the underground entrance in case they were being watched.
He strode towards the entrance behind several others exiting the building.
She stopped a few feet from the entrance, debating whether she should just leave, until she heard A'Ran's name.
At the moment when Vereshchagin fell and the crowd closed in with savage yells and swayed about him, Rostopchin suddenly turned pale and, instead of going to the back entrance where his carriage awaited him, went with hurried steps and bent head, not knowing where and why, along the passage leading to the rooms on the ground floor.
They were taken to the entrance and led into the house one by one.
There were people at the entrance: servants, and a rosy girl with a large plait of black hair, smiling as it seemed to Princess Mary in an unpleasantly affected way.