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For long he had heard his parents speak of the beautiful Princess who sat in the golden castle at the top of the Glass Mountain.
When the queen got home, she went straight to her glass, and spoke to it as before; but to her great grief it still said:
The doctor and the priest made scant reply to her shrill reiterations of her daughter's story, with more disturbing details of her own, to the divided vows of vengeance against Mr Glass for murdering, and against Mr Todhunter for being murdered, or against the latter for having dared to want to marry her daughter, and for not having lived to do it.
The Glass Cat was also a wonderful creature to little Ojo, who had never seen or known anything of magic before, although he had lived in the Fairyland of Oz ever since he was born.
The coffin fell to the floor, the glass was shattered to bits by the concussion.
In another moment Alice was through the glass, and had jumped lightly down into the Looking-glass room.
I did it with such wondrous firmness, that two panes of glass burst out of the window.
People heard the sound of breaking glass and shuffling feet within the saloon and came running.
The houses of the city were all made of glass, so clear and transparent that one could look through the walls as easily as through a window.
A momentary expression of astonishment, not unmixed with some confusion, appeared in the face of Sir Mulberry as he read the name; but he subdued it in an instant, and tossing the card to Lord Verisopht, who sat opposite, drew a toothpick from a glass before him, and very leisurely applied it to his mouth.
Then each man will have his glass, but Killeny will talk to the waiter just the same.
Step to that closet and bring me a bottle you will see there, and a glass.
Scar of a cut or a scratch, usually"--and he took the strip of glass indifferently, and raised it toward the lamp.
Beyond these things, there is no furniture, if we except an Argand lamp, with a plain crimson-tinted ground glass shade, which depends from He lofty vaulted ceiling by a single slender gold chain, and throws a tranquil but magical radiance over all.
She took a glass of water, put a white powder into it, and, handing it to the Marionette, said lovingly to him: