When the music stopped, they sat down on the stairs
to get their breath, and Laurie was in the midst of an account of a students' festival at Heidelberg when Meg appeared in search of her sister.
Tom Willard went briskly along the hallway and down a flight of stairs
to the office.
I picked up my shoes and stockings and followed her through the living-room and down a flight of stairs
into a basement.
Be careful; the stairs
and landings are dark; don't stumble.
He said that after the wall-paper was changed it would be the heavy bedstead, and then the barred windows, and then that gate at the head of the stairs
, and so on.
Forth she steps into the dusky, time-darkened passage; a tall figure, clad in black silk, with a long and shrunken waist, feeling her way towards the stairs
like a near-sighted person, as in truth she is.
He had by this time reached his dwelling on the edge of the burial ground, and, hastening up the stairs
, took refuge in his study.
He had put them in possession of Bly, which was healthy and secure, and had placed at the head of their little establishment-- but below stairs
only--an excellent woman, Mrs.
I considered the matter a moment, and then up stairs
we went, and I was ushered into a small room, cold as a clam, and furnished, sure enough, with a prodigious bed, almost big enough indeed for any four harpooneers to sleep abreast.
Let the house reveal its own secrets; and, one by one, as they descend the stairs
from their beds, let the sleepers disclose themselves.
As we went up, doors of rooms were opened and people's heads put out; and we passed other people on the stairs
, who were coming down.
Never mind the season; don't you think it might be a good thing if you began at once to keep a boat at the Temple stairs
, and were in the habit of rowing up and down the river?