He thought she looked a little pale when she came out of the coeds' dressing room; but as they entered the reception room
her color and sparkle suddenly returned to her.
It consisted of two kinds of wine; tea, bread, cheese, and cold meats, and was served on the centre-tables in the reception room
and the verandahs--anywhere that was convenient; there was no ceremony.
Those who were in the dimly lit reception room
spoke in nervous whispers, and, whenever anyone went into or came from the dying man's room, grew silent and gazed with eyes full of curiosity or expectancy at his door, which creaked slightly when opened.
The reception room
, however, is bright, clean, and spacious, and is lined with redwood and metal- work.
It was the third morning after Dorothy's arrival, and she was sitting with Ozma and their friends in a reception room
, talking over old times, when the Princess said to her maid:
The Ambassador, indeed, had been fetched away by her urgent message from the reception rooms, where his wife was entertaining a stream of callers.
Blaine-Harvey's reception rooms, crowded with a stream of guests, who were sitting about, drinking tea and listening to the music, passing in and out all the time.
The old neglected palazzo, with its lofty carved ceilings and frescoes on the walls, with its floors of mosaic, with its heavy yellow stuff curtains on the windows, with its vases on pedestals, and its open fireplaces, its carved doors and gloomy reception rooms
, hung with pictures--this palazzo did much, by its very appearance after they had moved into it, to confirm in Vronsky the agreeable illusion that he was not so much a Russian country gentleman, a retired army officer, as an enlightened amateur and patron of the arts, himself a modest artist who had renounced the world, his connections, and his ambition for the sake of the woman he loved.
Manson Mingott's flesh had long since made it impossible for her to go up and down stairs, and with characteristic independence she had made her reception rooms
upstairs and established herself (in flagrant violation of all the New York proprieties) on the ground floor of her house; so that, as you sat in her sitting-room window with her, you caught
The hallway leads through to the reception room
with a fireplace, triple sash windows and access to the kitchen.
one has a uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, wooden flooring and an original solid wood feature fireplace.