He made an effort to stretch out the key
towards her as far as possible, and Mary again retreated.
As he ate it occurred to him that by dragging the table along the floor he could bring the key
within his reach, but when he essayed to do so, he found that the table had been securely bolted to the floor during the period of his unconsciousness, Again Gahan smiled and shrugged and resumed his eating.
Boxtel covered it with a slight coat of wax, and when he thus renewed the experiment, the obstacle which prevented the key
from being turned a second time left its impression on the wax.
Some minutes elapsed -minutes that seemed hours -- before she found the right key
and raised the lid of the bureau.
Tulkinghorn rubs his head with the key
while she entertains herself with a sarcastic laugh.
That night De Vac took the key
to a locksmith on the far side of London; one who could not possibly know him or recognize the key
as belonging to the palace.
But there was a discussion the other day among the Choir, whether Stony stood for Tony;' clinking one key
After that answer, my lady rose to go up-stairs, and ask for Miss Rachel's keys
And putting the keys
into his pocket, he walked into the library.
He got up and walked to the gate again, and "wished he had had the key
about him at the time.
As the door closed, Dorian put the key
in his pocket and looked round the room.
When Fouquet had satisfied himself that Baisemeaux had reached the bottom of the staircase, he inserted the key
in the first lock.