I did this, as I must have felt then, at some personal risk of a supernatural kind, for my studies were apt to be prolonged into the night after the rest of the family had gone to bed, and a certain ghost, which I had every reason to fear, might very well have visited the small room
given me to write in.
He paid two dollars and a half a month rent for the small room
he got from his Portuguese landlady, Maria Silva, a virago and a widow, hard working and harsher tempered, rearing her large brood of children somehow, and drowning her sorrow and fatigue at irregular intervals in a gallon of the thin, sour wine that she bought from the corner grocery and saloon for fifteen cents.
It was a small room
, not disorderly, because of lack of furnishings to disorder it.
I was lying among a pile of sleeping silks and furs in the corner of a small room
in which were several green warriors, and bending over me was an ancient and ugly female.
He walked to and fro in the small room
, which seemed then to grow even smaller and unfit to hold his dignity, the attribute of a supreme warrior.
Miss Waterford was giving a tea-party, and her small room
was more than usually full.
It was a small room
on the ground floor, with a tiny window under the stairway.
The task was an arduous one and required the better part of a month, though he built but one small room
. He constructed his cabin of small logs about six inches in diameter, stopping the chinks with clay which he found at the depth of a few feet beneath the surface soil.
He shut the window and disappeared, but a moment afterward a big door in the wall opened and admitted Dorothy to a small room
, which seemed to be a part of the wall and built into it.
I myself live in the kitchen--or, rather, in a small room
which forms part of the kitchen.
She cautiously took one step and then another, and found herself in the middle of a small room
They left the dining-room and, eschewing the inviting luxuries of the billiard room and library, passed into a small room
behind, plainly furnished as a business man's study.