Duchess in the meantime, had slipped out at the back door
She made the first use of the opportunity the day after old Chester's death; indeed, as soon as the news had filtered in through the back door
of Diana's Grove.
With that assurance he took his cudgel from the corner of the room, and stalked out swiftly by the back door
of the house into the night.
By turning their heads they could see through an- other window, along an alleyway that ran behind the Main Street stores and into the back door
of Abner Groff's bakery.
The flour pan in which their daily bread was mixed stood on the rude table side by side with the "prospecting pans," half full of gold washed up from their morning's work; the front windows of the newer tenements looked upon the one single thoroughfare, but the back door
opened upon the uncleared wilderness, still haunted by the misshapen bulk of bear or the nightly gliding of catamount.
So, without giving notice of his intention to anyone, and without anybody seeing him, one morning before the dawning of the day (which was one of the hottest of the month of July) he donned his suit of armour, mounted Rocinante with his patched-up helmet on, braced his buckler, took his lance, and by the back door
of the yard sallied forth upon the plain in the highest contentment and satisfaction at seeing with what ease he had made a beginning with his grand purpose.
As she went up the garden-path she heard her mother singing by the back door
, coming in sight of which she perceived Mrs Durbeyfield on the doorstep in the act of wringing a sheet.
The traffic of the house took place through a side-door, and there was a back door
as well for the gardener and for beggars and tramps.
He noticed that they had not come to the front entrance but to the back door
A back door
was partly open, as if by neglect, and their first thought was that the authors of the awful revelry might have escaped.
The coun- try at the back of Brenzett is low and flat, but the bay is fairly well sheltered from the seas, and occa- sionally a big ship, windbound or through stress of weather, makes use of the anchoring ground a mile and a half due north from you as you stand at the back door
of the "Ship Inn" in Brenzett.
We had begun to roll popcorn balls with syrup when we heard a knock at the back door
, and Tony dropped her spoon and went to open it.