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But the door was shut, and I could not see the management of it, which might have given me an idea of the number of men employed on board the Nautilus.
He snored peacefully and regularly; but one eye was not perfectly shut.
The rabbit babies in the oven woke up trembling; perhaps it was fortunate they were shut up inside.
Tom took his cigar out of his mouth, to shut up his eye (which had grown rather unmanageable) with the greater expression, and to tap his nose several times with his finger.
That's exactly what I'm trying to do, ma'am, and rather a hard job I find it," he added, as he shut the door, for the dear aunts were dreadfully in his way sometimes.
The fisherman instead of answering took the lid of lead and shut it down quickly on the vase.
Tis a shame both to the rig'mints and the Arrmy sendin' down little orf'cer bhoys wid a draf' av strong men mad wid liquor an' the chanst av gettin' shut av India, an' niver a punishment that's fit to be given right down an' away from cantonmints to the dock
My first impulse, the moment I looked along it, was to shut down my lantern-shade, and listen again.
They remained in great quietness till the caretaker should have come to shut the windows: as a precaution, putting themselves in total darkness by barring the shutters as before, lest the woman should open the door of their chamber for any casual reason.
Tahoe is from ten to eighteen miles wide, and its mountains shut it in like a wall.
Now shut your eyes and go to sleep,--and fair dreams and sweet repose," I replied.
And then they shut their eyes again, and felt that they had done their duty.
It was appointed that the book should shut with a a spring, for ever and for ever, when I had read but a page.
He shut the window and disappeared, but a moment afterward a big door in the wall opened and admitted Dorothy to a small room, which seemed to be a part of the wall and built into it.
Having given that advice, he returned to his room, and shut out the horrid fresh air with a loud exclamation of relief.