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In short, to bring the matter at once to a point, it was incontrovertibly evident that somebody had taken the shop and fixtures of the long-retired and forgotten Mr.
He was told by his fellow officers that the screams of the crowd and the shrieks of the woman were due to the fact that General Ermolov, coming up to the crowd and learning that soldiers were dispersing among the shops while crowds of civilians blocked the bridge, had ordered two guns to be unlimbered and made a show of firing at the bridge.
The inevitable delay in entering the shop under these circumstances made Magdalen too late to hear what the woman asked for.
She was carrying an enormous parcel that might have been a bird-cage wrapped in brown paper, and she took it into a bric-a-brac shop and came out without it.
I went to the place where my shop was, opened it, and received from my fellow-merchants congratulations on my return.
Adrienne took me up and glided from the shop, as if she feared her dear bought prize would yet be torn from her.
You're somewhere in the back shop across the yard, sir; and speaking quite candidly, I wish I'd never bought you of the Hospital Porter.
Come in through the shop if t'other door's out of order
Tabitha Twitchit kept the only other shop in the village.
Jacob was eating his pie by large mouthfuls, and looking round at the other good things in the shop, while he embraced his pitchfork with his left arm, and laid his left hand on some Bath buns.
Sir, you know in your own conscience that I am not the person you look for, and that I was not in your shop before, therefore I demand that you detain me here no longer, or tell me the reason of your stopping me.
The struggle with himself had taken a long time, and it was getting on for seven when he entered the shop.
Claypole administered a kick to Oliver, and entered the shop with a dignified air, which did him great credit.
The lieutenant dismounted before a shop in the Rue des Lombards, at the sign of the Pilon d'Or.
Mr Verloc, going out in the morning, left his shop nominally in charge of his brother-in-law.