On the whole, he accommodated
himself very well to his new position.
In the case of our particular cabin I could never understand the necessity for this convenience, since there were at least a half-dozen other places in the cabin that would have accommodated
Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated
, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.
There was a wreath of Middlemarch ladies accommodated
with seats round the large table in the dining-room, where Mr.
No other cave gave evidence of habitation, and no cave but one of extraordinary size could have accommodated
all the people whom I had seen pass in and out of its mouth.
He found that he was imprisoned in a subterranean chamber amply large enough to have accommodated
a dozen or more of the huge animals such as the one that had dragged him thither.
The torn ear had been pierced again, but this time not so ambitiously, for the hole accommodated
no more than a short clay pipe.
The five staterooms of the cabin accommodated
the three treasure-hunters, the Ancient Mariner, and the mate--the latter a large-bodied, gentle-souled Russian-Finn, known as Mr.
To prevent, therefore, giving offence to their customers by any such disappointment, it hath been usual with the honest and well-meaning host to provide a bill of fare which all persons may peruse at their first entrance into the house; and having thence acquainted themselves with the entertainment which they may expect, may either stay and regale with what is provided for them, or may depart to some other ordinary better accommodated
to their taste.
In this condition, very cheerful, and indeed joyful at being so happily accommodated
as we were, we set sail from Bugby's Hole to Gravesend, where the ship lay about ten more days, and where the captain came on board for good and all.
The lady faints away at the doors of charitable publicans, and the gentleman being accommodated
with three-penny worth of brandy to restore her, lays an information next day, and pockets half the penalty.
The light cart in which the Brigand usually made his perambulations being gaily dressed with flags and streamers, and the Brigand placed therein, contemplating the miniature of his beloved as usual, Nell was accommodated
with a seat beside him, decorated with artificial flowers, and in this state and ceremony rode slowly through the town every morning, dispersing handbills from a basket, to the sound of drum and trumpet.