I whirled round, and there, on one of those dry gravel beds
, was the biggest snake I had ever seen.
But he is right enough about the beds
and windows and things.
When, early in a summer afternoon, we have been shaking the dust of the village from the skirts of our garments, making haste past those houses with purely Doric or Gothic fronts, which have such an air of repose about them, my companion whispers that probably about these times their occupants are all gone to bed
Then it was most daylight and everybody went to bed
, and I went to bed
with Buck, and when I waked up in the morning, drat it all, I had forgot what my name was.
There were fresh towels on bureaus and washstands, the beds
were fair and smooth, the pitchers were filled, and soap and matches were laid out; newspaper, kindling, and wood were in the boxes, and a large stick burned slowly in each air- tight stove.
D'Artagnan, taking with him three trusses of straw, returned to the chateau, where everybody, freezing with cold and more than half asleep, envied the king, the queen, and the Duke of Orleans, on their camp beds
He was well entertained, and in the evening was taken to the chamber next to the one where the princesses lay in their twelve beds
How often had the miserable, jealous man to observe in Van Baerle's beds
tulips which dazzled him by their beauty, and almost choked him by their perfection!
As for beds
, the few rooms which the inn contained were all engaged; including even the room occupied by himself and his wife.
With the mind thus impressed, let any one examine beds
of conglomerate many thousand feet in thickness, which, though probably formed at a quicker rate than many other deposits, yet, from being formed of worn and rounded pebbles, each of which bears the stamp of time, are good to show how slowly the mass has been accumulated.
This is a semicircle cut into the lawn and edged with privet, and in this semicircle are eleven beds
of different sizes bordered with box and arranged round a sun-dial, and the sun-dial is very venerable and moss-grown, and greatly beloved by me.
Let us take any common instance; there are beds
and tables in the world-- plenty of them, are there not?