She tripped over a stair and landed hard.
From their platform a stair descended into the house, and the children and the Wizard explored it after lighting a lantern to show them the way.
She bent and wiped it on the cement stair, not at all certain it was enough to tip him off.
While Mary was at supper, on the 9th of March, Darnley, with Ruthven, George Douglas and others, entered the boudoir in Holyrood, by his private stair, while Morton and his accomplices, mainly Douglases, burst in by way of the great staircase.
The epidermis in the stair and the surface layer of the root soon becomes differentiated froit the underlying tissue.
No wonder he was upset in the stair room.
Jim, who was in advance, saw the last stair before him and stuck his head above the rocky sides of the stairway.
Mar, Queensberry, Stair (of Glencoe) and Argyll (Red John of the Battles) were the leading statesmen of the Unionist party; being opposed by Hamilton, Atholl and Lockhart of Carnwath as Jacobites; by Fletcher of Saltoun as an independent patriot; by popular sentiment, by mob violence, and by many of the preachers, though not by the General Assembly.
The library of 1500 volumes which he bequeathed to the clergy of the diocese is housed in a building with an outside stair, standing near the cathedral, and the Bishop's Walk by the river also perpetuates his memory.
His father, Sir James Dalrymple, Bart., of Hailes, in the county of Haddington, auditor-general of the exchequer of Scotland, was a grandson of James, first Viscount Stair; and his mother, Lady Christian Hamilton, was a daughter of Thomas, 6th earl of Haddington.
Whewell, by Mrs Stair Douglas (1881).
Above this, approached by a stair, are the Lesche and the theatre, occupying respectively the north-east and northwest corner of the precinct.
Adjoining the southern chamber is the inside stair conducting to the top of the broch; of this stair some twenty steps remain.
A chest in the corner to the left of one entering contained Korans, and at the Irak corner a space was cut off enclosing the stair that leads to the roof.
The parishioners, violently excited at the time about the law of patronage, received him with open hostility; and tradition asserts that his uncle defended him on the pulpit stair with a drawn sword.
It was reached by the " rood stair," a small winding stair or " vice."
The massively moulded ormolu stair balustrade of Northumberland House, now at 49 Prince's Gate; the candelabra at Windsor and Buckingham Palace, produced in Birmingham by the firm of Messenger; the cast-iron railings with javelin heads and lictors' fasces, the tripods, Corinthian column standard lamps and candelabra, boat-shaped oil lamps and tent-shaped lustres with classic mountings, are examples of the metal-work of a style which, outside the eccentric Brighton Pavilion and excursions into Gothic and Elizabethan, was universally accepted in the United Kingdom from the days of the Regency until after the accession of Victoria.
The door to this stair (called the door of mercy - Bab el-Rahma) was plated with silver by the caliph Motawakkil.
The neurae are arranged at the axis of the wing after the manner of a fan or spiral stair - the anterior one occupying a higher position than that farther back, and so of the others.
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for the earls of Cassilis, and passed into the hands of the Stair family in the 17th century.
John, 2nd earl of Stair, one of their most active members, is said to have been the first who cultivated turnips in that country.
The roof rested on six pillars; the door was raised above the ground and approached by a stair (probably on account of the floods which often swept the valley); and worshippers left their shoes under the stair before entering.
Three miles east of Stranraer is Lochinch, the residence of the earl of Stair, a modern structure in the Scots Baronial style.
The height of the tower is 179 ft., but the ascent is easy by a stair in the wall, and the visitor hardly perceives the inclination till he reaches the top and from the lower edge of the gallery looks "down" along the shaft receding to its base.
The lower town of Unterland, on the spit, and the upper town, or Oberland, situated on the cliff above, are connected by a wooden stair and a lift.
He was sitting there, in the dark, when he first heard a step on the stair.
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I perform the duties of the house as if it is our home and I am awaiting the tread of my darling's foot upon the stair as he returns from his ministrations to the arms of his dutiful wife.
She climbed the next stair and grabbed the porch rail as another pain wracked her body.
We must, therefore, ascend the stair, which is wide enough to admit four or five persons walking abreast.
Keep coats off the floor and stair banisters by adding a row of hooks instead.
bannisteranisters Whats the quickest and easy way to get varnish of stair banisters please.
cantilevered cast-iron stair and balcony from the foundry of George Smith and Co., Glasgow.
Order a custom made to measure area rug, stair carpeting, simply complete their quote form and they will email you a price.
Stair Cleaning The hose and tube attachments on your upright cleaner enable you to clean up the stairs.
The main stair tower is clad with the rendered insulation system for its full height, and vertical wires will support an evergreen clematis.
Stanley now supplies 90% of stair climbers used for moving vending machines.
The semi-circular central stair rises to a spectacular decorated cupola.
North wall: narrow, four-centred arched doorway to tower stair in northeast corner.
The company - which is the UK's market leader in stair edgings and floor accessories - was bought out of Headlam plc.
The 3 bay rear elevation features central stair windows.
With vinyl or engineered wood flooring, you will need to add a stair nosing to finish off the steps.
Cots, stair gates, high chairs can be supplied on request.
The stair tower was removed, using gunpowder, in the late 1700s.
Anything goes, be imaginative, anything from the head plant you caught on film to the 200 stair handrail you tamed last season.
The new stair should have 2 meters headroom over the flight and any landings.
The main stair was grained, new stone floors laid and new joinery fitted throughout the building.
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landmark stair tower.
Am I eligible for an extension, shower, ramp, bath or stair lift in my home?
lordly apartments, which were reached by way of the stair in the north end of the courtyard.
The Head Office building has access to all learning areas and a stair lift to the upper mezzanine.
Abby supported herself against the carved newel of the stair and wept.
newel stair in northeast angle of tower.
The steps of the stairs are required to have nosings that contrast in brightness with the rest of the stair.
Extra work such as clearing the room, easing the doors, type of fixing accessories, door plates and stair nosings if required.
Continuing up the stair the friends found more orc remains in the corridor on the next floor.
Whilst she was engaged, BB and I had fun. we played peekaboo, chair climbing and stair climbing practice.
The entrance from the stair landing is of a heavy and sumptuous Jacobean style with thick tapering pilasters.
The stair case, which led to the rood loft, remains, and in the chancel is a beautiful piscina.
Climb the ancient turnpike stair to the Duke's Suite, including the incomparable 17th century plasterwork ceilings.
They opened the kitchen door, and Mother leaned over the stair railing.
A dome roof light can be inserted in the flat roof to give extra light to the stair well.
spiral stair to an area of branching passage ways where a young, slender elf was waiting.
stair turret set in thickness of west wall.
stair storage cupboard.
stair lift to bedrooms on the first floors.
He led them down a spiral stair to an area of branching passage ways where a young, slender elf was waiting.
Hakewill's work awaits, but the surviving roodloft stair in the window is nice.
North wall: halfway up the second stage is small slit window to light newel stair in northeast angle of tower.
The abutting winder stair is, therefore, also likely to have been an insertion.
You already had your cereal and milk for breakfast 2. You have an exercise bike, treadmill or stair stepper at home.
tenement flats, the escape route will be through the common stair, reached from the entrance door of each flat.
The rucked carpet or carelessly placed rug, long toenails, no stair rail, poor footwear, poor lighting.
turnpike stair of 97 treads measures over five feet in width.
A stair turret breaks the symmetry on the south face.
Entrance to the tower was by a door in a corner stair turret.
You will receive a 5 year manufacturers warranty with stair lifts.
winder stair is, therefore, also likely to have been an insertion.
The other three sides are formed by a retaining wall, varying in height with the slope of the ground from 14 to 41 ft.; on the west side a magnificent double stair, of very easy steps, leads to the top. On this terrace are the ruins of a number of colossal buildings, all constructed of dark-grey marble from the adjacent mountain.
On one side stands the cathedral of San Lorenzo, a Gothic structure of the 14th and 15th centuries, in the plan of a Latin cross, with nave and aisles of equal height; on the other the Palazzo del Municipio, presenting two fine Gothic faÃ§ades, of the 14th century (though the building was not completed till 5443), with the figures of the Perugian griffin and the Guelph lion above the outside stair; and in the centre the marble fountain constructed in1277-1280by Arnolfo di Cambio, and adorned with statues and statuettes by Niccolo and Giovanni Pisano.
It is conceivable that William signed the orders under the impression that a " punitive expedition " of the ordinary sort was alone intended, but remonstrance from the Estates brought no punishment on any man except the dismissal, later, of Dalrymple (Viscount Stair) from office.
A rood loft was also added, approached by a stair on the north side lit by a quatrefoil window.
Ideal for internal repair of stair treads, risers and other screed repairs.
Entrance to stair turret set in thickness of west wall.
White wood grain door to the under stair storage cupboard.
We also have a stair lift to bedrooms on the first floors.
Hakewill 's work awaits, but the surviving roodloft stair in the window is nice.
For most tenement flats, the escape route will be through the common stair, reached from the entrance door of each flat.
The turnpike stair of 97 treads measures over five feet in width.
Stair turret at southeast angle is lit by two slits in the same stage.
Sometimes, there is a need to install baseboards or special stair fixtures depending on the carpet installation location.
Most styles of bunk beds with stairs have storage drawers incorporated into the design, using the interior of each stair to hold sliding drawers that allow easy access by children and parents.
Rug Depot is an online outlet store that specializes in stair runners and offer over 1000 runner samples to choose from.
It has a 40 foot double barrel straight, a 40 foot down flat down, 35 foot 180 degree C box down flat down S street stair set, an eight foot wide butterbox with grindable rails and multiple 70 ft jumps.
It has custom built stair sets and other street and urban elements making this park one of the most unique.
Gyms offer swimming pools and are full of weight machines and equipment like treadmills, stair climbers, and stationary bikes.
The dog may be resting behind furniture, on the floor of a closet, under a stair case or an outside deck.
Similar to a tent, an attic stair cover is placed over your stairs before you seal them up.
Attic stair covers can be customized to include side panels that will cover spaces between beams, or can be left simply as a box style cover over your stairs.
Most tents and attic stair covers can be put in place by the homeowner with no tools required.
Attic ladders and stair systems are often constructed of wood, aluminum, a light alloy or steel.
These motorized ladder and stair systems are operated with remote control or a wall switch.
Most stair and ladder systems are sold in kits.
While the actual stair and ladder system may be fairly easy to assemble, the real work is in the process of attaching the stairs to the ceiling.
Put the stair case or ladder together according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Add additional braces, pulleys or cables (depending on the stair system you are installing).
Try to open and close the new stair or ladder setup.
Most home improvement stores that sell attic stair kits offer professional installation services.
If you have concerns about tiling the stairs, they're an easy install too; all you need are specially sized stair tiles.
A stair stretch - Standing on the edge of a step, extending the heals over the step and dropping the heal to stretch the calf.
Fitness Center: Guests can take advantage of the weights, treadmill, stair climbers, and other machines to keep fit.
Once discharged home, the mother should limit stair climbing to once a day, and she should avoid lifting anything heavier than the baby.
The cut creates flat plane facets that resemble stair steps.
Cardio equipment like treadmills, bicycles, rowing machines and stair steppers all have electronic components that can wear out over time.
Britney has also been spotted using the treadmill and the stair climber, and she runs in her spare time.
Elliptical machines, known also as cross trainers, stair masters and steppers, are a great way to get a good cardiovascular workout.
A stair machine will burn slightly more at 735 calories.
Interval training involves rapid cycling of high intensity exercise - such as weight lifting - and lower intensity aerobic training - such as a stair climber - in cycles.
Elliptical:The elliptical machine combines the best of the stair stepper and the treadmill.
Maybe you can't afford to outfit your house with top-of-the-line exercise machines, or perhaps you live in a small space and have nowhere to put a treadmill or stair climber.
This type of interval training can be done with any type of cardiovascular exercise, such as the elliptical trainer or stair climber.
This machine sits low to the ground, and is therefore not as obvious as a taller piece of equipment, such as a stair stepper.
Stair climbing: Take the stairs instead of the elevator daily.
Step mills are most commonly found at gyms because of their size and expense, but these stair steppers offer a great way to target the thigs.
Unlike traditional stair steppers, step mills actually require you to climb rotating steps, forcing the full stair-climbing motion.
The children are essentially allowed to do whatever they want, including jump off stair banisters and roam the neighborhood alone.
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