She set the dish on
, touched my guardian quietly on the arm with a finger to notify that dinner was ready, and vanished.
Alice had seated herself on the bank of a little brook, with the great dish on
her knees, and was sawing away diligently with the knife.
His voice yet echoed in the archway when a handsome, graceful, and half-naked young man appeared, bearing a fowl in a silver dish on
his head, without the assistance of his hands.
But Lady Catherine seemed gratified by their excessive admiration, and gave most gracious smiles, especially when any dish on
the table proved a novelty to them.