Ten men would have found difficulty in moving that tub, but by some mechanical contrivance it had turned with the flagstone
on which it rested.
When she opened them she was looking at her mother's maiden name, fairly carved on a blue flagstone
on the pew floor: Ellen Lashmar.
In this space lay a large and heavy flagstone
with a rusted iron ring in the centre to which a thick shepherd's-check muffler was attached.
The cradle-rockers had done hard duty for so many years, under the weight of so many children, on that flagstone
floor, that they were worn nearly flat, in consequence of which a huge jerk accompanied each swing of the cot, flinging the baby from side to side like a weaver's shuttle, as Mrs Durbeyfield, excited by her song, trod the rocker with all the spring that was left in her after a long day's seething in the suds.
Yes," said Lakor, "no amount of fighting ability would have saved him from the pivoted flagstone
And I think the Nipper recalled that name as he ground his heel upon an unresponsive flagstone
Around a great fire which burned on a large, circular flagstone
, the flames of which had heated red-hot the legs of a tripod, which was empty for the moment, some wormeaten tables were placed, here and there, haphazard, no lackey of a geometrical turn having deigned to adjust their parallelism, or to see to it that they did not make too unusual angles.
How vividly I call to mind the damp about the house, the green cracked flagstones
in the court, an old leaky water-butt, and the discoloured trunks of some of the grim trees, which seemed to have dripped more in the rain than other trees, and to have blown less in the sun
I got up, and went down into the great hall, and so out upon the flagstones
in front of the palace.
His rheumaticky feet, tired with balancing that squat body for many years upon the decks of small coasters, and made sore by miles of tramping upon the flagstones
of the dock side, had hurried up in time to avert a ridiculous catastrophe.
Upon the large square in front of the hotel, the shadows of the tents, intersected by the golden moonbeams, formed as it were a huge mosaic of jet and yellow flagstones
that sounded like a musket-butt on flagstones
he sat down amid leaping glasses.