No answer came and after another minute I turned the handle
Wilson examined the finger marks on the knife handle
and said to himself, "Neither of the twins made those marks.
of the telltale tea- spoon was visible under the bed-valance.
Strangely Marner's face and figure shrank and bent themselves into a constant mechanical relation to the objects of his life, so that he produced the same sort of impression as a handle
or a crooked tube, which has no meaning standing apart.
Then feed us and break us and handle
and groom, And give us good riders and plenty of room, And launch us in column of squadron and see The way of the war-horse to "Bonnie Dundee"!
The physician went to his house and made a polo club, the handle
of which he hollowed out, and put in it the drug he wished to use.
He may not indeed destroy the framework of the received legends--the fact, for instance, that Clytemnestra was slain by Orestes and Eriphyle by Alcmaeon but he ought to show invention of his own, and skilfully handle
the traditional material.
She went upstairs and got the store-room key, which was made of bronze and had a handle
of ivory; she then went with her maidens into the store-room at the end of the house, where her husband's treasures of gold, bronze, and wrought iron were kept, and where was also his bow, and the quiver full of deadly arrows that had been given him by a friend whom he had met in Lacedaemon--Iphitus the son of Eurytus.
The general who thoroughly understands the advantages that accompany variation of tactics knows how to handle
A schooner, yawl, or cutter in charge of a capable man seems to handle
herself as if endowed with the power of reasoning and the gift of swift execution.
But I can handle
a dory 'most as well as Dan, and I don't get rattled in a fog - much; and I can take my trick in light winds - that's steering, dear - and I can 'most bait up a trawl, and I know my ropes, of course; and I can pitch fish till the cows come home, and I'm great on old Josephus, and I'll show you how I can clear coffee with a piece of fish-skin, and - I think I'll have another cup, please.
When the yelpings grew too loud Kotuko lazily rolled off the sleeping-bench, and picked up a whip with an eighteen-inch handle
of springy whalebone, and twenty-five feet of heavy, plaited thong.