It was a bungalow of unpainted
wood, consisting of two small rooms, and outside was a small shed that served as a kitchen.
When the hands were closed they looked like clusters of unpainted
wooden balls as large as walnuts fastened together by steel rods.
Shimerda's grave was still there, with a sagging wire fence around it, and an unpainted
For all these reasons, then, any way you may look at it, you must needs conclude that the great Leviathan is that one creature in the world which must remain unpainted
to the last.
The place had simple, unpainted
pine desks and benches for about two hundred persons.
On a chief corner stood a lofty unpainted
pole wreathed from top to bottom with tin pots and pans and cups, the chief tinmonger's noisy notice to the world (when the wind blew) that his shop was on hand for business at that corner.
I never see a filthy yard that I do not want to clean it, a paling off of a fence that I do not want to put it on, an unpainted
or unwhitewashed house that I do not want to pain or whitewash it, or a button off one's clothes, or a grease-spot on them or on a floor, that I do not want to call attention to it.
Benches; made in the coarsest manner, and entirely with a view to usefulness, were arranged in rows for the reception of the Congregation; while a rough, unpainted
box was placed against the wall, in the centre of the length of the apartment, as an apology for a pulpit.
Under the oaks, almost buried in them, stood a rough, unpainted
cabin, the wide verandah of which, with chairs and hammocks, advertised an out-of doors bedchamber.
In one place, there was a new wooden church, which, having no steeple, and being yet unpainted
, looked like an enormous packing-case without any direction upon it.
And there is not one of us, painted or unpainted
, that would not rather burn than rot.
FINISH, you know;" and he pointed to the unpainted
hand of the figure.