breakfast

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breakfast

The day’s first meal, consumed before lunch.
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When Colin was on his sofa and the breakfast for two was put upon the table he made an announcement to the nurse in his most Rajah-like manner.
The general attention being drawn to her, including that of the dairyman's pupil, Tess flushed, and remarking evasively that it was only a fancy, resumed her breakfast.
Finally he tied his necktie with a curse, and went down to breakfast with little of his good-humour left.
He knew that the rector always breakfasted in his study, and the study lay on the left hand of this door, opposite the dining-room.
"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.
See that Lieutenant Godfrey has some breakfast, Gerald.
Westmacott says that women should rise early, and do their work before breakfast."
'That's right,' said Squeers, calmly getting on with his breakfast;
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.
He is sure to send for you after breakfast, and you can study him for yourself.
In the morning, as soon as it was daylight, he resolved to take a walk and try to find some grass for breakfast; so he ambled calmly through the handsome arch of the doorway, turned the corner of the palace, wherein all seemed asleep, and came face to face with the Sawhorse.