The decks smelled of damp woolens
, and the air was so humid that drops of moisture kept gathering upon his hair and mustache.
had been washed in warm water only, with the home-made soap, the recipe of which Mercedes had given her.
Her `scribbling suit' consisted of a black woolen
pinafore on which she could wipe her pen at will, and a cap of the same material, adorned with a cheerful red bow, into which she bundled her hair when the decks were cleared for action.
In the vestibule of what seemed to be a clothing store, we saw eight or ten wooden dummies grouped together, clothed in woolen
business suits and each marked with its price.
She had a little pink sunshade--it kind o' looked like a doll's amberill, 'n' she clung to it like a burr to a woolen
Mary had slipped on a woolen
wrapper before she left her room and she put a piece of it between his fingers.
In a minute more the first of the female servants made her appearance, with a dingy woolen
shawl over her shoulders -- for the March morning was bleak; and rheumatism and the cook were old acquaintances.
He spread the rubber one upon the ground and placed the woolen
one about the youth's shoulders.
As the light gleamed among them, Sam saw that they were five stout, desperate-looking fellows, in red woolen
caps, with a leader in a three-cornered hat, and that some of them were armed with dirks, or long knives, and pistols.
Fouquet will have it so," replied, as conclusive, the fisherman, taking off his woolen
cap at the enunciation of that respected name.
Several pairs of the same sort of foot-wear, an old cap, and some worn-out woolen
socks lay on the floor, and black and yellow oilskins swayed to and fro beside the bunks.
These people came to see them without fail every year, usually at the capo d'anno, and of old her aunt used to make them some little present--her aunt and she together: small things that she, Miss Tita, made herself, like paper lampshades or mats for the decanters of wine at dinner or those woolen
things that in cold weather were worn on the wrists.