The breakfast was a success, and we sat about the fire much longer than enterprising explorers should have done, sipping the hot black coffee and
talking over our situation.
Having finished the paper, a second cup of coffee and
a roll and butter, he got up, shaking the crumbs of the roll off his waistcoat; and, squaring his broad chest, he smiled joyously: not because there was anything particularly agreeable in his mind--the joyous smile was evoked by a good digestion.
To particularize: the average American's simplest and commonest form of breakfast consists of coffee and
beefsteak; well, in Europe, coffee is an unknown beverage.
At ten minutes to three he was down in the coffee-room in his stockings, carrying his hat-box, coat, and comforter in his hand; and there he found his father nursing a bright fire, and a cup of hot coffee and
a hard biscuit on the table.
The little party trooped out of the restaurant and made their way to a corner of the lounge, where tables had already been prepared with coffee and
And, lastly, passing through the hall but an instant before, he had met Violet, carrying the coffee and
the evening post to the study, and she had given him two long envelopes addressed in his own handwriting.
She knew how he liked to spread his butter on thick, how he liked thick, rare steak fried on a dry hot pan, and how he liked coffee that was coffee and
plenty of it.
In the back garret--a sickly room, with a turn-up bedstead in it, so hastily and recently turned up that the blankets were boiling over, as it were, and keeping the lid open--a half-finished breakfast of coffee and
toast for two persons was jumbled down anyhow on a rickety table.
They stood outside the window and the cook passed them their coffee and
a roll, which they drank and ate from the window-sill.
We hope by this time next year to have from a hundred and fifty to two hundred healthy families cultivating coffee and
educating the natives of Borrioboola-Gha, on the left bank of the Niger.
He never went to the Rising Sun; there was a coffee-shop near, where he now and then went, or he bought of an old man, who came to our rank with tins of hot coffee and
Delayed on his journey, Henry Westwick only reached Venice in time to join the guests over their coffee and
Hamilton Fynes discovered that place of entertainment without difficulty, ordered for himself a cup of coffee and
a sandwich, and drew a chair close up to the small open fire, taking care, however, to sit almost facing the only entrance to the room.
He added charcoal and a fisherman's brazier, a coffee pot and frying pan, and the coffee and
the meat, and a black bass fresh from the water that day.
I was taking my coffee and
roll in the morning, before going to the Commons - and I may observe in this place that it is surprising how much coffee Mrs.