I took out my small provisions and after having refreshed myself, I secured the remainder in a cave, whereof there were great numbers; I gathered plenty of eggs upon the rocks, and got a quantity of dry sea-weed, and parched grass, which I designed to kindle the next day, and roast
my eggs as well as I could, for I had about me my flint, steel, match, and burning-glass.
However, this bottle was NOT marked `poison,' so Alice ventured to taste it, and finding it very nice, (it had, in fact, a sort of mixed flavour of cherry-tart, custard, pine-apple, roast
turkey, toffee, and hot buttered toast,) she very soon finished it off.
and peeped through the window; but she saw nothing inside except big and little toads, and a table beautifully spread with roast
meats and wine, and all the dishes and drinking-cups were of silver.
And he kicked open the buttery door without ceremony and brought to light a venison pasty and cold roast
pheasant--goodly sights to a hungry man.
He mentioned this to Gaetano, who replied that nothing could be more easy than to prepare a supper when they had in their boat, bread, wine, half a dozen partridges, and a good fire to roast
Here the smell of the roast
and broiled, mingling with every breeze, keeps them hovering about the neighborhood; scenting every blast, turning up their noses like hungry hounds, and testifying their pinching hunger by long whining howls and impatient barkings.
The work he had to do at home, besides putting on his best clothes, made it seven before he was on his way again to the Hall Farm, and it was questionable whether, with his longest and quickest strides, he should be there in time even for the roast
beef, which came after the plum pudding, for Mrs.
The most simple manner in which this operation is performed, and I think, the best, consists in placing any number of the freshly plucked fruit, when in a particular state of greenness, among the embers of a fire, in the same way that you would roast
And certainly it is the nature of extreme self-lovers, as they will set an house on fire, and it were but to roast
their eggs; and yet these men many times hold credit with their masters, because their study is but to please them, and profit themselves; and for either respect, they will abandon the good of their affairs.
There is that delicate blossom who can't drink any claret under ninety-four, and who would as soon think of dining off cat's meat as off plain roast
We take soup, then wait a few minutes for the fish; a few minutes more and the plates are changed, and the roast
beef comes; another change and we take peas; change again and take lentils; change and take snail patties (I prefer grasshoppers); change and take roast
chicken and salad; then strawberry pie and ice cream; then green figs, pears, oranges, green almonds, etc.
Let us thank God for simple pleasures, roast
beef and rice pudding, a good appetite and beer.
Pierre went up to the fire, ate some roast
horseflesh, lay down with his back to the fire, and immediately fell asleep.
And while he talked on, holding Daughtry's eyes, a smell of roast
meat began to pervade the air.
Not even the water she brought him in a forest-leaf, and the ancient and half-putrid chunk of roast
pig, could redeem in the slightest the grotesque hideousness of her.