At last they betook themselves to their own apartments
, which lay upon either side of the corridor.
The messengers conducted the two to a small apartment on the floor below.
While they were waiting in the anteroom there entered from another apartment a young man uniformed similarly to the others with the exception that upon his head was a fillet of gold, in the front of which a single parrot feather rose erectly above his forehead.
The walls of the corridor consisted of a series of open archways through which, upon either side, other spacious apartments were visible.
Presently the King and Queen, adding their pleas to those of the chirurgeon, prevailed upon him to lie down once more, and when he had done so they left him, that he might sleep again; but no sooner had the door closed behind them than he arose and left the apartment
by another exit.
On entering the apartment, be had mechanically lifted his cap, and exposed a head covered with hair that rivalled, in color and gloss, the locks of Elizabeth.
The paper curtains dropped behind our travellers in every window, shutting from the air even the firelight of the cheerful apartments, and when the horses of her father turned with a rapid whirl into the open gate of the mansion-house, and nothing stood before her but the cold dreary stone walls of the building, as she approached them through an avenue of young and leafless poplars, Elizabeth felt as if all the loveliness of the mountain-view had vanished like the fancies of a dream.
Within this mansion you are absolute mistress of your actions, and may go abroad or remain in your apartments
as may seem most agreeable to you.
Given that the CFO'S staff, on average, has been reimbursing lodging costs at about $120 per staff-night for the local hotel, they conclude that about 14 staff-nights would break even with the apartment
rent and utilities.
According to Bet Weatherhead, Supervisor of the Deaf-Blind Community-based Apartments
, some hearing residents in the apartment
complex are learning sign language so they may communicate with their new neighbors.
Two projects expected to be constructed this year are a 60-unit waterfront apartment
complex valued at $4.