dish towel

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Can't you see that we're both Pups in the Wood and the missis is the cruel uncle after you with the dish towel and me with the flea liniment and a pink bow to tie on my tail.
Anne rose to her feet, with clasped hands, the tears still glistening on her cheeks; the dish towel she had been hemming slipped unheeded to the floor.
If she makes as much work after she comes as she has before, we might as well give up hope of ever gettin' any rest," sighed Miranda as she hung the dish towels on the barberry bushes at the side door.
Remove from pan, cool slightly, then grate sweet potato and cauliflower into a large, clean dish towel.
Transfer the tortillas to a plate as they are warmed, and keep them covered with a clean dish towel to keep them warm.
Cover with a clean dish towel or muslin and leave in a cool, dark, dry place for 48 hours to macerate.
Fold the dish towel close to keep the chestnuts warm.
But banquettes and table seating are comfortable and your napkin is a nice new folded dish towel (a trend in casual restaurants).
Rinse and drain the sliced-vegetable mixture in a colander (wiping out the bowl it was in), then blot it dry with paper towels or a clean dish towel and return it to the bowl.
Remove the cooled cauliflower rice from the freezer and transfer it to the center of double layered cheese-cloth or a thin dish towel.
Turn the dough into a buttered bowl and cover with plastic wrap or a clean linen dish towel and set in a draft-free, warm (not hot) place.
MATERIALS: Sweatshirt * Iron-on letters * Iron and ironing board * Clean dish towel