We hung it with the gingerbread animals, strings of popcorn, and bits of candle
which Fuchs had fitted into pasteboard sockets.
I can say now neither what determined nor what guided me, but I went straight along the lobby, holding my candle
high, till I came within sight of the tall window that presided over the great turn of the staircase.
The garret was lighted by a candle
stuck upon a board; it had almost burned itself out, and was sputtering and smoking as Jurgis rushed up the ladder.
Presently the hide-and-seek frolicking began, and Tom and Becky engaged in it with zeal until the exertion began to grow a trifle wearisome; then they wandered down a sinuous avenue holding their candles
aloft and reading the tangled web-work of names, dates, post-office addresses, and mottoes with which the rocky walls had been frescoed (in candle
Though I had now extinguished my candle
and was laid down in bed, I could not sleep for thinking of his look when he paused in the avenue, and told how his destiny had risen up before him, and dared him to be happy at Thornfield.
What notice must I give you," she asked, as she put the candle
on the table, "before I leave?
Probably, Monsieur Gabelle passed a long night up there, with the distant chateau for fire and candle
, and the beating at his door, combined with the joy-ringing, for music; not to mention his having an ill-omened lamp slung across the road before his posting-house gate, which the village showed a lively inclination to displace in his favour.
Looking in, I saw a lighted candle
on a table, a bench, and a mattress on a truckle bedstead.
But they did not keep "self-fitting sixes"; and it takes five mice to carry one seven inch candle
Between the fingers of her left hand she held a short lighted candle
, while with her right she shaded it to keep the light from her eyes, which were covered by spectacles of great size, and she advanced with noiseless steps, treading very softly.
It was a short bit of wax candle
that stood amongst a confusion of writing and drawing materials.
Then he passed through the same door as before, and the light of the candle
framed it in the darkness and shot one single yellow beam across the gloom of the corridor.