She was putting plates on the table when the school bus dropped Jonathan off.
It didn't take long to fill a few plates with pancakes.
She slammed the plates into the sink.
California requires plates on the front and back.
"Here's what we have; a dark blue or black van without side or back windows, with out of state license plates," Detective Dick said.
He left, and she gazed at the plates full of cookies around the kitchen.
Dean was replenishing the coffee and setting plates for late breakfast arrivals when Maria, their newly hired helper, arrived.
They stuck around, pretending to pick up glasses and snack plates while the Dawkins four quarreled, oblivious to their presence.
Half the cars down there have USA license plates, and the models are so new they practically still have the family pet in the back seat.
There were linen napkins, two china plates and champagne flutes on top.
When the last box was filled with plates, he contemplated whether to wake Elisabeth or not.
Gerald got a couple of plates from the cabinet and two knives.
She stood and began removing the plates from the table.
Mrs. Watson quietly swept their dirty plates away.
Lara, can you show Kairi where the plates are so she can help you set the table?
I nodded and grabbed five plates out of the cabinet and put them on the table.
She led the detective through a kitchen cluttered with coffee cups, soiled plates and two half-eaten cakes.
Cleary, Corbin, any single guy, a motor home with paper Pennsylvania plates that checked in on the May dates we know— any of those things.
She placed the plates on the table and looked up at him, her smile sad.
"The last two, if my memory is correct," she said, taking plates from the cabinets.
The second method, which he calls the "Promptuarium Multiplicationis" on account of its being the most expeditious of all for the performance of multiplications, involves the use of a number of lamellae or little plates of metal disposed in a box.
It forms white plates, melting at 132°, readily soluble in water, and subliming without decomposition.
On the table were plates, knives and forks, and dishes of bread, meat and fruits.
A peal of merry laughter answered her, and the knives and forks fell to the plates with a clatter.
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.
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.
The wax candles burned brightly, the silver and crystal gleamed, so did the ladies' toilets and the gold and silver of the men's epaulets; servants in scarlet liveries moved round the table, the clatter of plates, knives, and glasses mingled with the animated hum of several conversations.
Two governesses were sitting with the Vogels at a table, on which were plates of raisins, walnuts, and almonds.