He began with a clean sheet
, mentally; had no memories left in his mind of what he had been.
I was officially introduced to the debate at the height of the squabble; and found myself one of a large party in a small room, sitting round a long table, each man of us with a new pewter inkstand, a new quill pen, and a clean sheet
of foolscap paper before him.
Almost surreptitiously she slipped a clean sheet
in front of her, and her hand, descending, began drawing square boxes halved and quartered by straight lines, and then circles which underwent the same process of dissection.
The Third Three conspired over whiskey cocktails and a clean sheet
of note-paper against the British Empire and all that lay therein.
In one was depicted the "Illustrious Coxcomb" receiving a shower of blows from Cardinal Bentivoglio, whose servant he had been; another, the "Illustrious Mazarin" acting the part of Ignatius Loyola in a tragedy of that name; a third, the "Illustrious Mazarin" stealing the portfolio of prime minister from Monsieur de Chavigny, who had expected to have it; a fourth, the "Illustrious Coxcomb Mazarin" refusing to give Laporte, the young king's valet, clean sheets
, and saving that "it was quite enough for the king of France to have clean sheets
every three months."
The sick man himself, washed and combed, lay in clean sheets
on high raised pillows, in a clean night-shirt with a white collar about his astoundingly thin neck, and with a new expression of hope looked fixedly at Kitty.
Aunt Jane was in the linen closet upstairs, sorting out the clean sheets
and pillow cases for Saturday, and Rebecca sought comfort from her.
There was a stewardess, too, actively engaged in producing clean sheets
and table-cloths from the very entrails of the sofas, and from unexpected lockers, of such artful mechanism, that it made one's head ache to see them opened one after another, and rendered it quite a distracting circumstance to follow her proceedings, and to find that every nook and corner and individual piece of furniture was something else besides what it pretended to be, and was a mere trap and deception and place of secret stowage, whose ostensible purpose was its least useful one.
Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian is keen to secure his first clean sheet
at the club.
ROOKIE St Johnstone skipper Jason Kerr admits a clean sheet
is his priority.
The only other pair also included a Liverpool goalkeeper, when Pepe Reina kept a clean sheet
20 times but still had less than Manchester United great Edwin van der Sar, who bettered the Spaniard by one.
The Chelsea centre-back reaches the end of his loan spell at Tottenham on Sunday as the Blues look to extend thier clean sheet
record to 15 for the season.