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We shut off our beam as she adjusts herself--steering to a hair--over the tramp's conning-tower.
The fisherman instead of answering took the lid of lead and shut it down quickly on the vase.
He snored peacefully and regularly; but one eye was not perfectly shut.
But the door was shut, and I could not see the management of it, which might have given me an idea of the number of men employed on board the Nautilus.
Tis a shame both to the rig'mints and the Arrmy sendin' down little orf'cer bhoys wid a draf' av strong men mad wid liquor an' the chanst av gettin' shut av India, an' niver a punishment that's fit to be given right down an' away from cantonmints to the dock
I have fished for trout, in Tahoe, and at a measured depth of eighty-four feet I have seen them put their noses to the bait and I could see their gills open and shut.
If you love somebody, my charmer, that is not a reason to shut yourself up.
Then the Keeper of the Wicket passed through and she followed, after which the door swung shut and locked itself with a sharp click.
So the Shaggy Man tied his red handkerchief over the Patchwork Girl's eyes and examined all the others to make sure they had their eyes fast shut and could see nothing.
I sauntered on the road back to Barkingham for about five minutes, then struck off sharp for the plantation, lighted my lantern with the help of my cigar and a brimstone match of that barbarous period, shut down the slide again, and made for the garden wall.
Having given that advice, he returned to his room, and shut out the horrid fresh air with a loud exclamation of relief.
A DOVE shut up in a cage was boasting of the large number of young ones which she had hatched.