hearth rug

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hearth rug

ntappeto (che si mette davanti al camino)
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We must get rid of him," agreed Anne, looking darkly at the subject of their discussion, who was purring on the hearth rug with an air of lamb-like meekness.
Last night, while loading the wood stove, an ember popped out, just missing the hearth rug and landing on our wood floor.
Potter walked her rabbits on a lead and said her "affectionate companion" Peter, a Belgian buck rabbit, was "very naughty" and would "lie before the fire on the hearth rug like a cat.
I thought there was a strange smell coming from the hearth rug.
He tells how his mother Ethel "had been making a new half moon hearth rug to put in front of the fire in the living room.
Among other pieces depicting the 1914-1918 war is a beautiful lockerhook hearth rug by Wendy Dunstone displayed in the Blackett Bedroom in the house, the idea for which came from a souvenir handkerchief printed with the song Keep the Home Fires Burning.
When I got home from the festival my beloved was home and in his usual position in the living room - laid down on the hearth rug stuck in front of the idiot's lantern watching a mind numbing film; I made him some lamb chops for his lunch and gave him a Daim bar to which he is very partial; I wonder why they changed the spelling and why, come to that, change Marathons to Snickers and good old Opal Fruits to Starburst.
Many, many years ago I used to come home clutching a bottle of champagne, literally drag my wife from her chair and make mad, passionate love on the hearth rug.
A FIGURE of a weird-looking man, measuring about two feet in height, stood on the corner of the hearth rug.
If there's a hippo on the hearth rug, you don't need to put a sign on it.
I quote, in full, the findings noted by Vic, of Vic The Barber's (appointments not always necessary), thus: Stone me squire and no mistake, this looks like our hearth rug after the cat got it, you do n ot need me, you need a carpet fitter, had your holidays yet?
Back then it boasted it was the largest cloth hearth rug manufacturer in England.