was placed round the Jew's neck, and his feet had already ceased to touch the ground when the voice of the tailor was heard beseeching the executioner to pause one moment and to listen to what he had to say.
After straining against the cord
for a time, Jerry surrendered and slept.
Getting his right foot in the stirrup, he smoothed the double reins, as he always did, between his fingers, and Cord
She places them in a labyrinth where they are condemned to walk for ever, with a bracelet on their arms and a cord
round their necks, unless they meet another as miserable as themselves.
The ape lunged against the stout cord
that held him.
He was more than astonished when presently he saw the missing kite struggling as usual against the controlling cord
John Want rises with a groan, turns the chest up on one end, and begins to fasten the cord
He had gone down about three-quarters of the length of the wall when the cord
Upon examination I found that the cord
, though small, was amply able to sustain the weight of several men.
All you need do to let me know is to undo the cord
holding the curtain of the 'right' gallery window, nearest to the dark closet.
When the Jester, arrayed in the cowl and frock of the hermit, and having his knotted cord
twisted round his middle, stood before the portal of the castle of Front-de-B
The carpet - of Saxony material - is quite half an inch thick, and is of the same crimson ground, relieved simply by the appearance of a gold cord
(like that festooning the curtains) slightly relieved above the surface of the ground, and thrown upon it in such a manner as to form a succession of short irregular curves - one occasionally overlaying the other.