Cavendish, startled, drops her candle, scattering the grease on the carpet
He stood on the carpet
in the middle of the room, clutching his hat and stick in one hand; the other hung lifelessly by his side.
In testimony of the extent to which he smarted, Mr Fledgeby came wallowing out of the easy-chair, and took another roll on the carpet
He looked eagerly in Grandfather's face; and even Charley, a bold, brisk, restless little fellow of nine, sat himself down on the carpet
, and resolved to be quiet for at least ten minutes, should the story last so long.
When released from the dizzy embrace, I sat down on the carpet
- suddenly, without affectation.
But the louder he spoke, the lower she dropped her once proud and gay, now shame-stricken head, and she bowed down and sank from the sofa where she was sitting, down on the floor, at his feet; she would have fallen on the carpet
if he had not held her.