Shelby was thoughtfully peeling
an orange, Haley broke out afresh, with becoming diffidence, but as if actually driven by the force of truth to say a few words more.
This hand that has seized men mad with mutiny, and driven them back to their duty by main force, is mixing my lemonade and peeling
my fruit more delicately and more neatly than I could do it for myself.
Micawber, with a random but expressive flourish of his knife, signified that these performances might be expected to take place after he was no more; then resumed his peeling
with a desperate air.
she said, going to a mirror, from which the quicksilver was peeling
, and which presented her features to her upside down.
While speaking, Caderousse went on peeling
a fresh supply of onions.
Oh, sir, there are things enough peeling
Too much Ego," said be, peeling
the fruit and offering it to the caged devil, who was rending the silk to tatters.
He dropped his head, and went on peeling
the potatoes, and not another word could they get out of him.
There were no carpets and no signs of any furniture above the ground floor, while the plaster was peeling
off the walls, and the damp was breaking through in green, unhealthy blotches.
One winter's day the wife stood under the tree to peel some apples, and as she was peeling
them, she cut her finger, and the blood fell on the snow.
of the former, and the selection of the latter, had been an operation of personal care.
The Countess Olenska had said "after five"; and at half after the hour Newland Archer rang the bell of the peeling
stucco house with a giant wisteria throttling its feeble cast-iron balcony, which she had hired, far down West Twenty-third Street, from the vagabond Medora.