I got an old tin lamp and an iron ring, and went out in the woods and rubbed
till I sweat like an Injun, calculating to build a palace and sell it; but it warn't no use, none of the genies come.
Terror made me cruel; and, finding it useless to attempt shaking the creature off, I pulled its wrist on to the broken pane, and rubbed
it to and fro till the blood ran down and soaked the bedclothes: still it wailed, 'Let me in
He lived alone, and, so to speak, outside of every social relation; and as he knew that in this world account must be taken of friction, and that friction retards, he never rubbed
And so saying, Planchet rubbed
his hands one against the other with a rapidity evincing great delight.
And when the baker had rubbed
his feet over, he ran to the miller and said:
cried the Wizard, joyfully, and at once rubbed
a leaf upon the soles of Dorothy's shoes and then upon his own.
Whereupon the cub covered its fangs, and sank down submissively, while the hand, returning, rubbed
behind his ears, and up and down his back.
Alec had her on the sofa rolled up in the bear-skin coat, with Phebe rubbing her cold feet while he rubbed
the aching hands, and Aunt Plenty made a comfortable hot drink, and Aunt Peace sent down her own foot-warmer and embroidered blanket "for the dear.
With the other mittened hand he rubbed
his cheeks and nose.
another against the wall: it burned brightly, and where the light fell on the wall, there the wall became transparent like a veil, so that she could see into the room.
It gave my eyes a blurring sensation, and I rubbed
them and looked again.
But from time to time he rubbed
his high forehead and shook his head, as though to drive away something.