breakfast


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breakfast

The day’s first meal, consumed before lunch.
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Finally he tied his necktie with a curse, and went down to breakfast with little of his good-humour left.
Irwine~s elbow, lay the first volume of the Foulis AEschylus, which Arthur knew well by sight; and the silver coffee- pot, which Carroll was bringing in, sent forth a fragrant steam which completed the delights of a bachelor breakfast.
Well, Monsieur de Busigny, I will bet you," said Athos, "that my three companions, Messieurs Porthos, Aramis, and D'Artagnan, and myself, will go and breakfast in the bastion St.
Lieutenant Godfrey was already attacking his breakfast.
As he opened the hall door the vile smell of chemicals which had spoilt his breakfast met him with a redoubled virulence.
Thank God for a good breakfast,' said Squeers, when he had finished.
We can expect an egg for breakfast, or merely entertain the supposition that there may be an egg for breakfast.
Oh, no; our breakfast comes from my father's kitchen.
I b'lieve, Billina," she said, "I'll have a look 'round, and see if I can find some breakfast.
My girls, will you give them your breakfast as a Christmas present?
They ate their breakfast with the morning air pouring in upon them.
Crisparkle and the Reverend Septimus as they sat at breakfast.