Having sat some time at table, Speranski corked a bottle of wine and, remarking, "Nowadays good wine rides in a carriage and pair," passed it to the servant and got up.
Then the pair reached a side passageway that was unmarked!
After you went up in a balloon, and escaped us, I got back to Kansas by means of a pair of magical silver shoes.
Three pair of hostile eyes turned on the sandy-haired youth.
The female dealer was in her bra and a soaked pair of pants.
Or sometimes I watched a pair of hen-hawks circling high in the sky, alternately soaring and descending, approaching, and leaving one another, as if they were the embodiment of my own thoughts.
Katie chose a pair of wool-lined clogs, shower sandals, and waterproof ankle boots.
Fred finished his breakfast in a rush and hauled out the pair of his garage-sale skis.
Once when a boy gave him a pair of doves which he had snared, St. Francis had a nest made for them, and the mother bird laid her eggs in it.
They gave me a pair of her "wings," which I keep still.
Bordeaux studied the dust through a pair of field glasses.
Unnerved by the idea of being somewhere she clearly didn't belong, she opened drawers until she found a pair of shears.
Amused, he dropped the sweater into the bag, grabbed a few more and a pair jeans.
Clothing, finding a pair of jeans, another pair of cargo pants, a scarf, and a few shirts.
Berg drove up to his father-in-law's house in his spruce little trap with a pair of sleek roans, exactly like those of a certain prince.
Tikhon followed behind and Petya heard the Cossacks laughing with him and at him, about some pair of boots he had thrown into the bushes.
"This is the only good part of the afternoon," he muttered, pulling out a pair of wrinkled slacks and holding them up.
All four Dawkinses joined the showing, which grew to include a widow from Texas, an Illinois couple with a sixyear-old and a handholding pair of seventy-something's with different last names.
He pulled out a pair of spiked apparatuses, with lengthy teeth extending both down and forward.
The pair returned to the first floor where they located Janet O'Brien dusting the parlor.
Just then, the man waved the cop away and began moving toward the pair, but not before giving a nod to second man Dean hadn't noticed.
Cop two remained a dozen steps behind them as if to let the pair know they'd better do as they were told.
Dean knew from his prior life the pair were just doing their job but that didn't mean he had to like being watched like a street felon.
Fred suggested the pair speak with Edith, Ryland and the others, but Dean pointed out the difficulty in doing so while Corday continued his interviews in the parlor.
The Emperor was not dancing, he stood in the doorway, stopping now one pair and now another with gracious words which he alone knew how to utter.
The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.
The single cone of light flickered on the dripping stone, casting yellow dancing goblins in its shadowy glow as the pair stumbled forward.
The skull looked up through hollow eyes, just as the flashlight died, plunging the pair into a blackened void of darkness.
Bird Song's managerial pair tried to present a breakfast happy face over coffee cake and muffins, but their efforts continued to fall short as they waited for Martha to make an appearance.
The three largest quarters were located on the third floor, all presently booked by the two Dawkins brothers and wives, one pair of whom was not sleeping with his mate.
Dean just smiled, wondering how Ginger and Joseph would know where brother and sister-in-law were if they themselves hadn't lied like the proverbial rug and done the exact same thing as the pair they were accusing.
Dean wanted to question Edith further but she rose, with Effie following, her arm on Edith's elbow and the pair returned upstairs.
The pair tramped further to the next closest point where they could see his line of descent to the river far below.
Dean smiled at a pair of climbers rounding a bend in the trail and waited for them to pass before responding.
The pair drove down Seventh Street, crossed over the Uncompahgre River and followed the dirt road to the small cluster of mobile homes.
I've got a pair of skis out in the shed.
"I'm sure you're exhausted," Cynthia said as she followed the pair into the room.
He felt this in the looks of the soldiers who, marching in regular ranks briskly and gaily, were escorting him and the other criminals; he felt it in the looks of an important French official in a carriage and pair driven by a soldier, whom they met on the way.
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.
I one evening overtook one of my townsmen, who has accumulated what is called "a handsome property"--though I never got a fair view of it--on the Walden road, driving a pair of cattle to market, who inquired of me how I could bring my mind to give up so many of the comforts of life.
But as she passed the sitting room she noticed two couples sitting, one pair at each window.
She took a pair of pear-shaped ruby earrings from her huge reticule and, having given them to the rosy Natasha, who beamed with the pleasure of her saint's-day fete, turned away at once and addressed herself to Pierre.