She had two trunks and a few suitcases, sure, but also her fine china, silverware, a lowboy, a chifforobe
, some tin cutout paintings of devils done by an outsider artist named R.
Her favorite, "Anatevka," she blasts while cooking dinner or dusting the chifforobe
. The great tenor's voice floods the apartment, masking Galena's silences.
lumbar, triceps, like a chifforobe
hauled up a back staircase,
The well-maintained bed, "chifforobe
," washstand, table, and chairs that comprise the room's modest furnishings are complemented by a few family pictures, a "photocollage of Fredrick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and Booker T.
Everything about this small yet vigorous woman mesmerizes her granddaughter, from her "symbols of power" (herb-filled jars, monstrous chifforobe
locked with golden key, silver crucifix, and bible) to the authoritative command of her words.
Fulton was dozing in the chair over by the chifforobe
. He was like a dog dreaming about chasing rabbits, starting and snorting every so often still wrapped in his dream.
The initial Pamela Scurry Collection will include a crib, three-drawer chest with optional changing top and chifforobe
. It will be available in Babies "R" Us stores across the country next month...
Tom started to leave, but Mayella asked him to take a box down from a high chifforobe
. He reached for it, and the next thing he knew "she'd grabbed me round the legs, grabbed me round th' legs" (p.
But whether it's a computer workstation or a wide-screen TV cabinet, it's definitely not your grandfather's chifforobe
The stately Woodberry Collection adds a bedroom grouping that includes a blanket chest, nightstand, mirror, dresser, bed, chifforobe
and armoire in a planked-cherry finish.
Offered in white pine, specific pieces include an oversized chifforobe
, chest, nightstand, bookcase, headboard, hutch for desk and a single dresser.
Constructed from solid pine, the transitionally designed grouping will feature a five-drawer dresser, chifforobe
, three-drawer chest and nightstands.