And there in fact was Sonya lying face downward on Nurse's dirty feather bed on the top of the chest, crumpling her gauzy pink dress under her, hiding her face with her slender fingers, and sobbing so convulsively that her bare little shoulders shook.
Natasha wept, sitting on the blue-striped feather bed and hugging her friend.
You--a doctor--sleep on a feather bed
and get up at night to your patients
There will be a little room upstairs over the porch, where old dreams hang thick, and a big, fat, glorious feather bed
which will almost seem the height of luxury after a boardinghouse mattress.
Why not here, as well as in a feather bed
, twenty years hence," he muttered, as he seated himself in the shelter of a boulder.
His laughter was forced--his merriment feigned; and when at last he laid his aching temples between the sheets, he thought, with horrid delight, on the satisfaction it would afford him to have Jingle's head at that moment between the feather bed
and the mattress.
He had made his valet cover him with honey; then, opening a feather bed
, he had rolled in it and had thus become the most grotesque fowl it is possible to imagine.
Also, take off those pillows and bolsters, and lift up the feather bed
She then laid twenty mattresses one upon another over the three peas, and put twenty feather beds
over the mattresses.
The aunts could hear her scurrying to and fro, beating up pillows and feather beds
, flapping towels, jingling crockery, singing meanwhile in her clear voice:--
In short he is killing me with hunger, and I am dying myself of vexation; for when I thought I was coming to this government to get my meat hot and my drink cool, and take my ease between holland sheets on feather beds
, I find I have come to do penance as if I was a hermit; and as I don't do it willingly I suspect that in the end the devil will carry me off.
Trabb had sliced his hot roll into three feather beds
, and was slipping butter in between the blankets, and covering it up.