The girl's words temporarily quieted the men, and finally it was decided that the two kegs
of water and the four tins of food should be divided into two parts, one-half going forward to the three sailors to do with as they saw best, and the balance aft to the three passengers.
Whereas, it's my belief that if you was to pack a wedding-cake up in a tea-chest, or a turn-up bedstead, or a pickled salmon keg
, or any unlikely thing, a woman would be sure to find it out directly.
exclaimed the Mother; "a whole keg
of Nails, at your age
She found it very lovely, and sat down on a cracker keg
to enjoy it with a heart full of the innocent sentiment of her years.
An' I know for a fact that he keeps a keg
in the house all the time as well.
The washing and dressing apparatus for the passengers generally, consists of two jack-towels, three small wooden basins, a keg
of water and a ladle to serve it out with, six square inches of looking-glass, two ditto ditto of yellow soap, a comb and brush for the head, and nothing for the teeth.
To this inviting spot, entreating him to observe its beauties as they passed along, Mr Quilp led Richard Swiveller, and on the table of the summer-house, scored deep with many a gallows and initial letter, there soon appeared a wooden keg
, full of the vaunted liquor.
It may have been about mid-day when they placed us in the boat, giving us two kegs
of water and some biscuit; and the captain, moved by I know not what compassion, as the lovely Zoraida was about to embark, gave her some forty gold crowns, and would not permit his men to take from her those same garments which she has on now.
I got up, brought the lamp, and went into a shed to look at some kegs
I had seen there.
In its nether extremity were inserted two kegs
, which seemed to answer all the purposes of legs.
When passing over an expanse of water, it becomes necessary to employ small kegs
of copper or wood, filled with liquid ballast of a lighter nature than water.
Great hiss and fuss of cooking was going on in the kitchen, and great rapping and tapping of wine kegs
and beer barrels was going on in the cellar.