And, so saying, she set the girl down to spin yarn, and she gave the boy a sieve in which to carry water from the well, and she herself went out into the wood.
So the girl set out to look for the cat, and, as she was hunting about, she met her brother, in great trouble because he could not carry water from the well in a sieve, as it came pouring out as fast as he put it in.
But about the wicked there is another strain; they bury them in a slough in Hades, and make them carry water
in a sieve; also while they are yet living they bring them to infamy, and inflict upon them the punishments which Glaucon described as the portion of the just who are reputed to be unjust; nothing else does their invention supply.
He was not fit to carry water
for her - he knew that; it was a miracle of luck and a fantastic stroke that had enabled him to see her and be with her and talk with her that night.
If she only had some little receptacle in which to carry water
, even a small amount would tide her over until the following night; but she had nothing and so she must content herself as best she could with the juices of the fruit and tubers she had gathered.
The visitors used to carry water
bottles which were asked to be dumped in the trash bins or left at the entrance of the trails,' he added.
The many water channels and small lines from around the city carry water
1 When hiking, carry water
for your dog and yourself.
And we always carry water
in steel bottles when stepping out, and my children take food in steel tiffin boxes to school.
ENID The city of Enid is negotiating easements and rights of way along the route of a 70-mile pipeline to carry water
from Kaw Lake to a new treatment plant.
Women and girls who carry water
have to walk long distances and become vulnerable to physical and sexual assault.
He said this suspicion had been supported by the local figures' penchant to 'carry water
for the politicians'.
According to family members, the errand was as a result of the child's failure to carry water
from home when she went back to school for afternoon lessons.
'Without water at homes, people carry water
in their vehicles while those who don't have cars are spending hours every day traveling to the pond and carrying water.' Similarly, a shopkeeper said that as the water treatment plant has missed its completion deadlines, Samdrup Jongkhar town has been struggling with an acute shortage of drinking water.
But who would address the apprehensions of Sindh regarding the construction of a Right Bank Canal that would carry water
to Dera Ismail Khan?