She lugged it home, cut it up, and boiled
it in the big pot, mashed some of it salt and butter, for dinner.
She baked either pies or cake for us every day, unless, for a change, she made my favourite pudding, striped with currants and boiled
in a bag.
Phoebe and the fire that boiled
the teakettle were equally bright, cheerful, and efficient, in their respective offices.
So, bit by bit, the feast takes form--there is a ham and a dish of sauerkraut, boiled
rice, macaroni, bologna sausages, great piles of penny buns, bowls of milk, and foaming pitchers of beer.
Is it peradventure that manner of thing which of late the unbelievers have brought from over the great seas, which, being boiled
in oil, and an onion and salt added thereto, doth --"
We descended into the gorge and had a supper which would have been very satisfactory if the trout had not been boiled
Sometimes she could not go to sleep, even when worn out with fatigue, because her rage boiled
so high over the day's experiences with her boy.
About midnight Tom arrived with a boiled
ham and a few trifles, and stopped in a dense undergrowth on a small bluff overlooking the meeting-place.
We'll see whether he gives up or not when I take a sharp knife to him," her mother answered; "and as to his looks, a platter full o' gravy makes a sight o' difference with old roosters, and I'll put dumplings round the aidge; they're turrible fillin', though they don't belong with boiled
Jennings on her side treated them both with all possible kindness, was solicitous on every occasion for their ease and enjoyment, and only disturbed that she could not make them choose their own dinners at the inn, nor extort a confession of their preferring salmon to cod, or boiled
fowls to veal cutlets.
Bessie, having pressed me in vain to take a few spoonfuls of the boiled
milk and bread she had prepared for me, wrapped up some biscuits in a paper and put them into my bag; then she helped me on with my pelisse and bonnet, and wrapping herself in a shawl, she and I left the nursery.
I suggested boiled
milk or tea; and the housekeeper received instructions to prepare some.