Then I took up the pig and held him to my breast with my jacket (so he couldn't drip) till I got a good piece
below the house and then dumped him into the river.
The man obeyed, and placed in my brother's hands a purse containing five hundred pieces
So when the day approached he put on his invisible belt, took a sack of gold pieces
with him, and slipping into her room in the middle of the night, he placed the bag of gold beside her bed and returned to his sheep.
It is worth another franc, mademoiselle," she said, "to cut a handkerchief from the CENTRE of the piece
Alexis Ivanovitch, stake TWO golden pieces
D'Artagnan had seized as an avowal the hesitation of the poet, and his eagerness to conceal the piece
of brass which a first movement had induced him to take out of his pocket.
She gave each a little piece
of bread, and said: 'There is something for your dinner, but do not eat it up before then, for you will get nothing else.
Presently he noticed as an odd thing that it was undoubtedly out upon the lagoon with some definite purpose, for it was fighting the tide, and sometimes winning; and when it won, Peter, always sympathetic to the weaker side, could not help clapping; it was such a gallant piece
cried the Shaggy Man, and ran to Dorothy with a queer-shaped piece
that had a mouth on it.
It is drawn when a Chief is taken by any opposing piece
other than the opposing Chief; or when both sides have been reduced to three pieces
, or less, of equal value, and the game is not terminated in the following ten moves, five apiece.
We can choose a certain date from among them--the one to draw this date first from beneath a piece
of cloth will be the first.
It happened that a Dog had got a piece
of meat and was carrying it home in his mouth to eat it in peace.