When Dorothy presently asked him a question the Tin Woodman could not open his mouth
, for his jaws were tightly rusted together.
Fix, as he bowed, had a stifled feeling, and, going forward, where he ensconced himself, did not open his mouth
for the rest of the day.
Yet he durst not open his mouth
, and drove in silence till they had passed the main park-gates and turned into the cross-cut lane along the wall.
He could not open his mouth
properly and weakness in his shoulder and left arm, revealed Mr Russell.
But much like in days long gone when the Voice of Kenya was the only TV station and the politician could not open his mouth
until the 'big camera' was in sight, we now see a DCI and DPP keen on doing everything under the watchful eye of the television camera.
Amaechi should not open his mouth
again and say Wike is using me.
What was best about him was that he would not open his mouth
if he did not have the facts.
For several years he could not open his mouth
and he was fed through a tube that caused his teeth to rot.
He appears, in Isaiah's description, "like a lamb led to slaughter or a sheep silent before shearers, he did not open his mouth
" (Is 53:7).
Then she realised her 10-year-old pet could not open his mouth
He was so weak he could not open his mouth
or stand up and when he was taken back to a local house he refused all food and water offered to him.
Here the under-investigation Harris, who did not open his mouth
until an hour and 15 minutes into proceedings, took the "his mistake is not my mistake" approach to their scapegoating of Nason, who was not here but can rarely have been discussed in such detail.
He would not open his mouth
in a police interview, then pretended to be sick into a bin.
Going one step further, Webb said that being Scottish, Ferguson is lazy and as a result, does not open his mouth
completely while speaking.
But I could not open his mouth
, so I took the axe and hit him on his head," Maksudova said.