Next he removed the vest and placed it neatly beside the jacket.
He handed Dusty the knife and pulled off the high-collared vest to expose his throat.
It was known as the Vest Recklinghausen.
He pulled his jacket and vest off and carefully laid them over the back of a chair.
He wanted to warn the young man to wear a bulletproof vest and keep his hands in his lap for protection.
Instead, she'd slept with her back to the panoramic window with her down vest and boots on for warmth.
She stripped out of her vest and hid her bag under the sink.
The aim of the constituent assembly in its departmental system (1789-1790) had been to vest local affairs ultimately in councils elected by universal suffrage, alike in the department and in the three smaller areas within it.
There has long been a demand for an amendment to the Constitution which should vest the election of senators in the peoples of the several states, and more than one-half of the state legislatures have at one time or another passed resolutions in favor of the change.
All sewers, whether made by the council, by their predecessors, or by private persons, vest in the district council, that is to say, become their property, with some exceptions, of which the principal is sewers made by a person for his own profit.
He came at a gallop, wearing a small hat, a blue uniform open over a white vest, and the St. Andrew ribbon over his shoulder.
Jake was led forward by his attorney, a newcomer, a dapper little man resplendent in vest, patent leather shoes and a gold watch chain, all topped off by a condescending smile that seemed to say, "Look out, rubes, I'm going to spring this poor victim before you finish administrating the oath."
Lothair, however, came to Rome in person, and took advantage of this opportunity to redress many abuses in the papal administration, to vest the election of the pope in the nobles, and to confirm the statute that no pope should be consecrated until his election had the approval of the emperor.
Above these are generally worn a waistcoat without sleeves, and a long vest of silk, called e.
In_ like manner de Maistre proposed to sweep away the ecclesiastical checks and balances, and vest the whole of the Church's authority in the pope.
He removed the bulletproof vest and the body armor on his arms and legs to help free his movement.
Thy limbs are burning I Through the vest which seems to hide them" - "limbs" is supported against "lips" (ed.
The little man looked at his watch--a big silver one that he carried in his vest pocket.