carpet slippers


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carpet slippers

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The doctor was amazingly shabby, in a torn and darned rough-weather sea-jacket, out at elbows and eminently short of buttons (he had been in his time the experienced surgeon carried by a passenger ship), the dirtiest white trousers conceivable by mortal man, carpet slippers, and no visible linen.
He was fighting this fight in a pair of carpet slippers.
Now, at nearly 96, he's decided to retire from public duties and put his feet up occasionally - though they're more likely to be in riding boots than carpet slippers.
But for those unfortunates who had been thrust prematurely into old men's criss-cross quiz carpet slippers a fate worse than the unflushed lav torture awaited.
Hopefully we'll be in cigars and carpet slippers by Easter.
The content is dull and unfunny, with too much politics, a bit like The Spectator in carpet slippers.
Smooth-riding and as quiet as a mouse in carpet slippers, there's no reason why you'd ever go back to a clattery old diesel.
Since the days when footballers wore hobnail boots instead of carpet slippers, players with that skill surprisingly remain a rare species - but Adam Lallana is off to the World Cup this summer as the nearest thing we have to a mini-Finney.
You could go for a Veloster Turbo with its crazy third door, as befits an age when absentmindedly going out in carpet slippers is excusable.
One of his briefs was just a sketch of Weetabix as a pair of carpet slippers in a bowl, and Corn- flakes as an alarm clock.
Police spent two hours in the top-floor flat in a tower block before emerging with a frail-looking man wearing blue carpet slippers and using a walking stick.
The jokes can wear thin after the 100th repetition but you have to get into the spirit of panto or you may as well give up and buy carpet slippers.