PIPES


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PIPES

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The pipe running from the lower part of the balloon runs into this cylindrical receptacle through the lower plate; it penetrates the latter and then takes the form of a helicoidal or screw-shaped spiral, the rings of which, rising one over the other, occupy nearly the whole of the height of the tank.
Maclaren; and then after a great number of civilities, Robin took the pipes and played a little spring in a very ranting manner.
She hands him the nearly-emptied pipe, and sinks back, turning over on her face.
Unless some particular festivity was going forward, the inmates of Marheyo's house retired to their mats rather early in the evening; but not for the night, since, after slumbering lightly for a while, they rose again, relit their tapers, partook of the third and last meal of the day, at which poee-poee alone was eaten, and then, after inhaling a narcotic whiff from a pipe of tobacco, disposed themselves for the great business of night, sleep.
They assembled in camp toward supper-time, hungry and happy; but now a difficulty arose -- hostile Indians could not break the bread of hospitality together with- out first making peace, and this was a simple im- possibility without smoking a pipe of peace.
Next he repaired the broken pipe, gathered his tools together, and started up the trail.
Having preferred this request, Mr Willet chuckled a third time, and after these unusual demonstrations of levity, he put his pipe in his mouth again.
I'll smoke a last pipe," said the baron, "and then I'll be off.
While filling her pipe the old woman continued to gaze with almost motherly affection at the figure in the corner.
She took her chair again instantly, and filled the pipe.
At first no one could guess how the fire had been caused, but at last a man said he saw Dick Towler go into the stable with a pipe in his mouth, and when he came out he had not one, and went to the tap for another.
And thereupon he sat down across the brandy cask and began to fill a pipe.