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.
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.
He[Nick Baker] must not open his mouth
to anyone, friends or anything.
In fact, during his first court appearance, he became so paralyzed with fear that he could not open his mouth
On a theological level, Jesus embodies the Suffering Servant of Isaiah 53:7: "He was oppressed and he was afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth
; like a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and like a sheep that before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth
A child who is incorrigible, with the proverbial "chip on his shoulder," who will not open his mouth
and who makes drastic expostulations, must necessarily be dealt with alone.
Why did he not open his mouth
about the shortcomings in the NHS when he was being highly -paid?
But it had worsened by morning and he could not open his mouth