Hannah told one of his servants
about your breakfast party.
He wanted most of all the peo- ple of his own mind, people with whom he could really talk, people he could harangue and scold by the hour, servants
, you see, to his fancy.
the Ind- ians ate by themselves, two acting as servants
to Jacinto and the professor's party.
There were chandeliers hung from the ceiling, I remember, many servants
in livery, gaming-tables where the men played with piles of gold, and a staircase down which the guests made their entrance.
No longer dreaded by her enemies, her servants
were fast losing the confidence of self-respect.
So now she is gone, and the servants
are gone, and the things are gone, and there is nothing left but that great bedstead nailed down, with the canvas mattress we found on it.
I must plead guilty to the charge of abbreviating the official breath of more than one of these venerable servants
of the republic.
It had all been a great worry and, on his own part doubtless, a series of blunders, but he immensely pitied the poor chicks and had done all he could; had in particular sent them down to his other house, the proper place for them being of course the country, and kept them there, from the first, with the best people he could find to look after them, parting even with his own servants
to wait on them and going down himself, whenever he might, to see how they were doing.
Our master and mistress were respected and beloved by all who knew them; they were good and kind to everybody and everything; not only men and women, but horses and donkeys, dogs and cats, cattle and birds; there was no oppressed or ill-used creature that had not a friend in them, and their servants
took the same tone.
Elzbieta had some traditions behind her; she had been a person of importance in her girlhood--had lived on a big estate and had servants
, and might have married well and been a lady, but for the fact that there had been nine daughters and no sons in the family.
There were no servants
present, and the gentlemen, with chairs closely approaching, seemed to be discussing some subject with great earnestness.
No wedding veil, and no wedding breakfast, and no wedding favors for the servants