The little girl stood on tip-toe and picked
one of the nicest and biggest lunch-boxes, and then she sat down upon the ground and eagerly opened it.
You can't prove he picked
the six-leaved clover, so you've no right to accuse him of it.
Or even if it had been dark a practiced hand would have felt by the rein that there was something wrong in the step, and they would have got down and picked
out the stone.
So then I got a shovel, and then we picked
and shoveled, turn about, and made the fur fly.
They sat on chairs, on stools, on boxes, with their baskets by their sides, and some stood by the bin throwing the hops they picked
straight into it.
The window frame was filled with pots of flowers, and she sat and picked
the dry leaves from a rose geranium.
So while they grow they cannot be said to really live, and they must be picked
before they can become good citizens.
With a growl the ape-man picked
up a fallen branch and hurled it at the skulking brute.
I'm so glad you picked
tonight for a call," she said gaily.
You see, I was right on the outside of the fighting and I got a knock on the head with the butt-end of a spear, and was a bit silly for a moment, and a great chap, who'd seen me near Trent and guessed I was somebody, picked
me up as though I'd been a baby and carried me off.