had done hard duty for so many years, under the weight of so many children, on that flagstone floor, that they were worn nearly flat, in consequence of which a huge jerk accompanied each swing of the cot, flinging the baby from side to side like a weaver's shuttle, as Mrs Durbeyfield, excited by her song, trod the rocker
with all the spring that was left in her after a long day's seething in the suds.
The very rockers
that I put it upon to make a cradle of it, I cut out of a piece of wood that drifted from some ship or another.
Seating himself in a wicker rocker
which was there, he once more applied himself to the task of reading the newspaper.
They crossed a bright hall, and found the big beautiful husband lying back reading in a huge Mission rocker.
Hale took the tiny rattan beside the big Mission rocker, her slender hand curled like a tendril in Edmund's.
A wicker rocker
, comfortable with silk cushions, was near it.
Miranda removed the shawl from her head and sank into the kitchen rocker
, ejaculating under her breath, "She is the beatin'est child
Anne sat down on the rocker
with a long sigh, kissed one of Bonny's leaves, and waved her hand to a blossoming fuchsia.
Sarah sat in her squeaky willow rocker
, and looked out the window.
Rose settled herself heavily in the rocker
close to the table.
Yes, the eighth baby arrived a fortnight ago," said Miss Cornelia, from a rocker
before the fire of the little house one chilly October afternoon.
There were beasts of all sorts; horses, in particular, of every breed, from the spotted barrel on four pegs, with a small tippet for a mane, to the thoroughbred rocker
on his highest mettle.