I didn't get any curtains or furniture yet.
They had moved the antique furniture out of her old downstairs room and put it upstairs months before he was born.
The room was crowded with small pieces of furniture, whatnots, cupboards, and little tables.
Pray, for what do we move ever but to get rid of our furniture, our exuviÃ¦: at last to go from this world to another newly furnished, and leave this to be burned?
Once the floors had been waxed and the furniture polished, the house sparkled - in an empty kind of way.
The furniture - it was handed down to my mother and she left it to me.
After chores and a shower, she headed for town to shop for some furniture and get some groceries.
The furniture was worn and rustic with wooden frames and upholstered cushions.
A few species, however, like the common British forms Chelifer cancroides and Chiridium museorum, frequent human dwellings and are found in books, old chests, furniture, &c.; others like Ganypus littoralis and allied species may be found under stones or pieces of coral between tide-marks; while others, which are for the most part blind, live permanently in dark caves.
I Includes small fancy wares, toys, also wooden wares and furniture, brushes, &c.
We look at antique furniture today and say, "Man, they sure don't make stuff as good as they used to."
The house was furnished, so she didn't have much to move – just a few pieces of her parent's furniture and some summer clothes.
Black furniture, white carpets, black granite countertops in the kitchen, white walls and cabinets.
Everything was overturned or shredded, from the furniture to the bookshelves to the TV lying on its face.
A brilliant flash of lightning made the furniture in their bedroom stand out in relief.
The chief timber of indigenous growth is padouk (Pterocarpus dalbergioides) used for buildings, boats, furniture, fine joinery and all purposes to which teak, mahogany, hickory, oak and ash are applied.
And that old furniture she brought here.
The manufacture of woollens, linens, hosiery, furniture, gloves, paper, machinery and tools, carriages, nuts and screws, needles and other hardware goods is carried on.
Ensconced lights glowed in the midday, and antique furniture, rare paintings, elegant marble sculptures befitting a museum, silk Persian rugs underfoot, and many other priceless displays of prestige lined the wide hall.
Just when she was about to dart away from the door and hide behind any piece of furniture she could find, the footsteps stopped.
Her things and most of the furniture had been returned with her to the row house.
Its other manufactures include machinery, pianos and other musical instruments, cotton goods, cigars, furniture, leather, paper, colours and chemicals.
The city has railway shops and foundries, and manufactures furniture, carriages, tile, cigars and gas engines.
Then the pope resorted to pawning palace furniture, table plate, jewels, even statues of the apostles.
The manufactures of Stralsund are more miscellaneous than extensive; they include machinery, playing cards, sugar, soap, cigars, gloves, furniture, paper, oil and beer.
The town has a tribunal of commerce and a communal college, flour-mills, manufactories of earthenware, biscuits, furniture, casks, and glass and brick works; the port has trade in grain, timber, hemp, flax, &c.
E The external taxation is not only strongly protectionist, but i applied to goods which cannot be made in Italy; hardly anything comes in duty free, even such articles as second-hand furniture paying duty, unless within six months of the date at which the importer has declared domicile in Italy.
I think that the man is at a dead set who has got through a knot-hole or gateway where his sledge load of furniture cannot follow him.
"But what shall I do with my furniture?"--My gay butterfly is entangled in a spider's web then.
When my floor was dirty, I rose early, and, setting all my furniture out of doors on the grass, bed and bedstead making but one budget, dashed water on the floor, and sprinkled white sand from the pond on it, and then with a broom scrubbed it clean and white; and by the time the villagers had broken their fast the morning sun had dried my house sufficiently to allow me to move in again, and my meditations were almost uninterupted.
It looked as if this was the way these forms came to be transferred to our furniture, to tables, chairs, and bedsteads--because they once stood in their midst.
The small group that assembled before dinner in the lofty old-fashioned drawing room with its old furniture resembled the solemn gathering of a court of justice.
The same old stateliness, the same cleanliness, the same stillness reigned there, and inside there was the same furniture, the same walls, sounds, and smell, and the same timid faces, only somewhat older.
The large room contained some of the most beautiful antique furniture she had ever seen.
The silverware needed polishing and the furniture could use a good dusting.
Well-worn furniture populated the homey main room, some no doubt the envy of an antique shop.
I introduced myself by name as I accepted the offered seat across from a large desk, the only other furniture in the small room.
Awhile later, the sound of furniture crashing against the tile floor startled her, and she sat up from where she'd been dozing in front of the TV.
The rest of the walls were bare, the curtains drawn even during daylight, and the heavy wooden furniture solid and worn.
Logan was an accountant, not a security guard, yet he barricaded the doors with furniture before bed in case there were criminals wandering the beach.
She put her cell phone on its charger and explored the house, admiring his taste in everything from furniture to paintings to simple décor.
The French doors were locked, and she beat on them, looking around wildly for deck furniture to break the glass.
Katie inched forward, peeking out as the two creatures smashed into furniture and porcelain figurines on display in the wide foyer.
The healer sank next to her on the bed, large eyes darting around the room as if he expected the furniture to grow fangs and chase him.
The kitchen table, like much of the rest of the house's furniture, had been disassembled in anticipation of moving before Evelyn's wedding.
Lana's apartment held the basics: a place to sleep, a place for her clothes and enough furniture for Jack to sleep on.
The deck was furnished with wicker furniture, two chairs facing each other and a sofa with a coffee table in front of it.
They were seated on the type of furniture you're afraid will break, amid a thousand little figurines of dancing girls that must have presented a monumental dusting job.
His reasoning was that they could afford the new furniture and it supported local businesses.
His magic filled the air around him, flinging the living room furniture against windows and walls in a fit of fury.
The furniture landed randomly around the room.
If what she sought was in this room, she needed a flashlight just to see if there was furniture aside from the bed.
The industries are equal in importance to the transit trade, and embrace metalworking, ironfounding and machine building, the manufacture of electric plant, celluloid, automobiles, furniture, cables and chemicals, sugar refining, cigar and tobacco making, and brewing.
The principal classes of products affected are foods, wearing apparel, building materials, furniture, &c., chemical products, printing and allied trades, and sundry others, such as cigars, matches, tanning, paints, &c. In some manufactures the raw material is imported partly manufactured, such as thread for weaving.
Laundrying is extensively carried on as well as the manufacture of metal boxes, soap, oil and furniture, and there are numerous handsome residences.
Of furniture, and high prices are often given for the gnarled and knotted portions of slowly-grown trees, to be sawn into veneers.
The wood is very heavy and hard, weighing 70 lb the cubic foot; the colour is dark brown; it is used in Spain and Italy for furniture, and in the former country for firewood and charcoal.
Furniture-making in different styles is carried on all over Italy, especially as a result of the establishment of industrial schools.
Furniture and cabinet-making in great factories are carried on particularly in Lombardy and Piedmont.
But the truth is that almost all furniture back in the day was cheaply made junk and only a very few high-quality pieces survived.
Is the value of the city just the value of the buildings, cars, furniture, and other physical items in the city?
Why should not our furniture be as simple as the Arab's or the Indian's?
Or what if I were to allow--would it not be a singular allowance?--that our furniture should be more complex than the Arab's, in proportion as we are morally and intellectually his superiors!
My furniture, part of which I made myself--and the rest cost me nothing of which I have not rendered an account--consisted of a bed, a table, a desk, three chairs, a looking-glass three inches in diameter, a pair of tongs and andirons, a kettle, a skillet, and a frying-pan, a dipper, a wash-bowl, two knives and forks, three plates, one cup, one spoon, a jug for oil, a jug for molasses, and a japanned lamp.
Thank God, I can sit and I can stand without the aid of a furniture warehouse.
What man but a philosopher would not be ashamed to see his furniture packed in a cart and going up country exposed to the light of heaven and the eyes of men, a beggarly account of empty boxes?
The moon will not sour milk nor taint meat of mine, nor will the sun injure my furniture or fade my carpet; and if he is sometimes too warm a friend, I find it still better economy to retreat behind some curtain which nature has provided, than to add a single item to the details of housekeeping.
Prince Andrew was in and Boris was shown into a large hall probably formerly used for dancing, but in which five beds now stood, and furniture of various kinds: a table, chairs, and a clavichord.
In their new, clean, and light study with its small busts and pictures and new furniture sat Berg and his wife.
Though Daniel was not a big man, to see him in a room was like seeing a horse or a bear on the floor among the furniture and surroundings of human life.
We all were excellent customers of Plotkins, the local furniture store.
Now, she felt out of place, like she was sitting in a display at a furniture store.
The apartment was almost as she'd last seen it: comfortable and crowded with oversized furniture and rugs coating every carpeted space.
The floors were pale stone, the walls something called latte, the furniture in light woods and cream, highlighted by teal and lemon pillows and tasteful throws.
She scanned over the comfortable furniture and past the living room to a large kitchen and dining area before her gaze returned to the two forms seated on the balcony.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
Break every stick of furniture in the house, maybe, but not hit her.
Her dress was a half a step above the rag she used to polish the furniture and her hair had longer roots than Elmer Fudd's garden.
A bench style dinette set was the only furniture in the house.