It had been weeks, now, since we had tasted it, and the sight of the reptiles gave me an idea--that a steak
or two from one of them might not be bad eating.
And here comes in the stout head waiter, puffing under a tray of hot viands--kidneys and a steak
, transparent rashers and poached eggs, buttered toast and muffins, coffee and tea, all smoking hot.
When each had assumed his proper and customary place around the smoking viands, the squatter set the example by beginning to partake of a delicious venison steak
, prepared like the hump of the bison, with a skill that rather increased than concealed its natural properties.
At eight o'clock, the shelves being taken down and put away and the tables joined together, everybody sat down to the tea, coffee, bread, butter, salmon, shad, liver, steak
, potatoes, pickles, ham, chops, black-puddings, and sausages, all over again.
Philip sent the waiter for a bottle of Burgundy from the neighbouring tavern, and they had a potage aux herbes, a steak
from the window aux pommes, and an omelette au kirsch.
When the chair was not in use, it reposed on top of the bed, though sometimes he sat on the chair when cooking, reading a book while the water boiled, and even becoming skilful enough to manage a paragraph or two while steak
Then," said the Tiger, yawning frightfully, "please to get me about thirty pounds of tenderloin steak
, cooked rare, with a peck of boiled potatoes on the side, and five gallons of ice-cream for dessert.
We'll give you a steak
at Nagle's that will make a man of you.
Last night I was up to the Glen and took home two pounds of steak.
And you got up and gave him that steak--ALL that steak," said Mrs.
This reminder brought in an exclusive steak
for Mr Squeers, who speedily proceeded to do it ample justice.
He sat with his coat unbuttoned over a white waistcoat, resting both elbows on the table, and while waiting for the steak
he had ordered he looked at a French novel that lay open on his plate.
As he wiped his hands he watched her keenly, and cried out with approbation as she dropped the steak
in the fryin pan.
The other day da Costa got the cook to fry a steak
for him--a turtle steak
it was too, not beef at all--and the fat caught or some thing.
It's a stew of tripe,' said the landlord smacking his lips, 'and cow-heel,' smacking them again, 'and bacon,' smacking them once more, 'and steak
,' smacking them for the fourth time, 'and peas, cauliflowers, new potatoes, and sparrow-grass, all working up together in one delicious gravy.