Among these he rummaged
and read, with intervals of note-taking and of meditation, until we were past Reading.
in the drawer for a sheet of paper, found one, and began to write.
My shooting gallery is rummaged
, high and low, by Bucket; such property as I have--'tis small--is turned this way and that till it don't know itself; and (as aforesaid) here I am
He could see nothing that would serve his purpose; he rummaged
about his painting things; somehow he could not find a thing; he was frantic.
in a bureau, and presently she produced a photograph of a woman, shamefully defaced and mutilated with a knife.
the things up into much the same state that they must have been before the world was created, and when chaos reigned.
Likhachev got up, rummaged
in his pack, and soon Petya heard the warlike sound of steel on whetstone.
There was another light in the room now, a thousand times brighter than the night-lights, and in the time we have taken to say this, it had been in all the drawers in the nursery, looking for Peter's shadow, rummaged
the wardrobe and turned every pocket inside out.
Here he rummaged
about in the dark until he had found the two phials he sought.
This spectacle restoring her to a sense of the proprieties, she stood for some few moments silent, with her mouth wide open; and then, posting off to the bed on which the Baby lay asleep, danced in a weird, Saint Vitus manner on the floor, and at the same time rummaged
with her face and head among the bedclothes, apparently deriving much relief from those extraordinary operations.
In itself, this was nothing, for, at midnight, Captain Kellar was back on the beach, himself climbing the high hill to the Commissioner's bungalow while the boat's crew vainly rummaged
the landscape and canoe houses.
A well-conducted boy would have let things alone, or a moral brother would have put things to rights; being neither, Tom rummaged
to his hearts content, till Fan's drawers looked as if some one had been making hay in them.
I have rummaged
among the books here over and over again, and I know more about them than you do.
In the intervals we could hear the soldiers talking and swearing as they rummaged
among the carcasses, urged on by their officers to hurry up.
for the thousandth time in the cupboard.