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This is the key of my iron chest, in the closet there.
It cost Boxtel two days more to bring his key to perfection, with the aid of a small file.
At that time she stole out on to the staircase, with the keys in her pocket, and the candle in her hand.
Tulkinghorn, tapping his chin with the key and looking imperturbably at her, "how this matter stands.
The key proffered him by the bereaved widower being a large one, he slips his two-foot rule into a side-pocket of his flannel trousers made for it, and deliberately opens his flannel coat, and opens the mouth of a large breast-pocket within it before taking the key to place it in that repository.
Then a wild desire took me to obtain the key at any risk,and I determined then and there to scale the wall again, and gain the Count's room.
She evidently feared that, by giving our address, inquiries would have resulted that would have apprised me of the loss of the key.
While it was thus engaged Ghek took his spider-like way along the table to the opposite end where lay the key to the fetter.
So Brus took the gold zecchins and De Vac the key, and the little prince played happily among the flowers of his royal father's garden, and all were satisfied; which was as it should have been.
If I had made any difficulty about fetching the key, there might have been some excuse, but I went the very moment she said she wanted it.
You showed me where the key was yesterday," she said.
When the sound of their footsteps had died away, Dorian locked the door and put the key in his pocket.
The Golden Key itself, fair emblem of the locksmith's trade, had been pulled down by the rioters, and roughly trampled under foot.
There seemed to be no use in waiting by the little door, so she went back to the table, half hoping she might find another key on it, or at any rate a book of rules for shutting people up like telescopes: this time she found a little bottle on it, (`which certainly was not here before,' said Alice,) and round the neck of the bottle was a paper label, with the words `DRINK ME' beautifully printed on it in large letters.
On her way back to the drawing-room she was addressed by a chambermaid in the corridor who asked for her key.