that I will drink a whole bottle
of rum without taking it from my mouth, sitting outside the window on this spot" (he stooped and pointed to the sloping ledge outside the window) "and without holding on to anything.
"Kwaque, you black blood-drinker, run n' fetch 'm one fella bottle
stop 'm along icey-chestis."
"Let's see," she remarked; "I was about to give my girl a little 'Cleverness,' which is the Doctor's substitute for 'Intelligence'--a quality he has not yet learned how to manufacture." Taking down the bottle
of "Cleverness" she added some of the powder to the heap on the dish.
Hereupon the Angel of the Odd replenished my goblet (which was about a third full of Port) with a colorless fluid that he poured from one of his hand bottles
. I observed that these bottles
had labels about their necks, and that these labels were inscribed "Kirschenwasser."
'That and the bottle
are enough for you to carry,' he says, giving it to Durdles; 'hand your bundle to me; I am younger and longer- winded than you.' Durdles hesitates for a moment between bundle and bottle
; but gives the preference to the bottle
as being by far the better company, and consigns the dry weight to his fellow- explorer.
To set the mind of his mistress at rest, he took a sip (amounting in quantity to a pint or thereabouts) from the stone bottle
, and then smacked his lips, winked his eye, and nodded his head.
marry--If you don't leave off fidgeting with the bottle
'That Dutch bottle
, scoundrel, contained the latest will of the many wills made by my unhappy self-tormenting father.
I snatched in the darkness, and my fingers caught a bottle
It happened that the eldest wanted to go into the forest to hew wood, and before he went his mother gave him a beautiful sweet cake and a bottle
of wine in order that he might not suffer from hunger or thirst.
It won't be the first time I've dined off a bottle
of beer, and my mind's never clearer than when I do."
I remember he wore a brown Cardigan jacket, and I know precisely the spot, in the midst of the array of bottles
, from which he took the bottle
of red-coloured syrup.