Meg was already covering the buckwheats, and piling
the bread into one big plate.
She remembered home as a place where there were always too many children, a cross man and work piling
up around a sick woman.
Rising with his utmost velocity from the furthest depths, the Sperm Whale thus booms his entire bulk into the pure element of air, and piling
up a mountain of dazzling foam, shows his place to the distance of seven miles and more.
They were like rats in a trap, that was the truth; and more of them were piling
in every day.
One could make out but little of detail; but he could note that a black mass was piling
itself up beyond the second fence.
He had heard old Sowberry Hagan in his best days, and he said it laid over him, too; but I reckon that was sort of piling
it on, maybe.
WE tramped along behind Jim and Lem till we come to the back stile where old Jim's cabin was that he was captivated in, the time we set him free, and here come the dogs piling
around us to say howdy, and there was the lights of the house, too; so we warn't afeard any more, and was going to climb over, but Tom says:
But, if you had judged from the numbers of people on their way to friendly gatherings, you might have thought that no one was at home to give them welcome when they got there, instead of every house expecting company, and piling
up its fires half-chimney high.
Micawber had a relish in this formal piling
up of words, which, however ludicrously displayed in his case, was, I must say, not at all peculiar to him.
They had got hold of a little hand truck, and were piling
it up with unclean-looking bundles and shabby furniture.
The preparation of mantlets, movable shelters, and various implements of war, will take up three whole months; and the piling
up of mounds over against the walls will take three months more.
The first half-hour was spent in piling
up the fire, lest she should suffer from the change of room; and she removed at his desire to the other side of the fireplace, that she might be further from the door.