He took out the cartridges carefully and then tried the trigger and fittings
until he felt sure he had the use of it.
Caleb Garth had undertaken it, had failed during its progress, and before the interior fittings
were begun had retired from the management of the business; and when referring to the Hospital he often said that however Bulstrode might ring if you tried him, he liked good solid carpentry and masonry, and had a notion both of drains and chimneys.
Martin talked with the superintendent of the Asa agencies, and after dinner he drew him aside with Hermann, whom he backed financially for the best bicycle store with fittings
Put away all the tackle and fittings
in your house, and stow the wings of the sea-going ship neatly, and hang up the well-shaped rudder over the smoke.
He looked about him; ceiling, pit, boxes, gallery, orchestra, fittings
, and decorations of every kind,--all looked coarse, cold, gloomy, and wretched.
An endless creaking was going on all about me, the woodwork and the fittings
groaning and squeaking and complaining in a thousand keys.
I went aft, ascended the poop, where, under the awning, gleamed the brasses of the yacht-like fittings
, the polished surfaces of the rails, the glass of the skylights.
The lock was replaced accordingly, and a few days afterwards the Nan-Shan steamed out to the East, without MacWhirr having offered any further remark as to her fittings
, or having been heard to utter a single word hinting at pride in his ship, gratitude for his appointment, or satisfaction at his prospects.
The handsome fittings
and furnishings of the house in Sackville Street were piled thick and high over the skeleton up-stairs, and if it ever whispered from under its load of upholstery, 'Here I am in the closet
Her stockings and boots and well fitting
gloves had worked marvels in her bearing--had given her a feeling of assurance, a sense of belonging to the well-dressed multitude.
In the matter of the lady's maid he claimed his fitting
position at last -- he followed nobody; he took the lead!
In some sisterhood of the strictest order, shalt thou have time for prayer and fitting
penance, and that repentance not to be repented of.