As the pirates advanced, the quick eye of Starkey sighted Nibs disappearing through the wood, and at once his pistol flashed out.
Once more the boys emerged into the open; but the dangers of the night were not yet over, for presently Nibs rushed breathless into their midst, pursued by a pack of wolves.
Now Nibs rose from the ground, and the others thought that his staring eyes still saw the wolves.
I don't know," Nibs said, awestruck, "but it looks so weary, and as it flies it moans, `Poor Wendy,'"
In 1828 Josiah Mason created a cheap, efficient, slip-in nib
that could be added to a fountain pen, and by the 1850s, Birmingham was the world centre for steel pen and steel nib
manufacture - at this time it's said that over half the steel-nib
pens manufactured in the world are said to have been made in Birmingham.
accept a contract, failure to respond to two (2) consecutive NIBs
Birmingham's pen nib
manufacturing industry grew up around the Jewellery Quarter in the 19th century and went on to become renowned everywhere - until the arrival of the ball point pen killed it off.
commented, "With the structuring of the $90 million of NIBs
, the Company now has a total of $219 million of NIBs
structured and booked, and is working towards the full completion of the remaining $310 million of the total $529 million portfolio.
In response, NIBS
submitted a comment and offered to work with the EPA "to facilitate the development of regulations that sufficiently protect public health while not placing undue burden on building owners and contractors.
Classic Bark contains sour cherries with salted almonds and caramelized nibs
; Island Bark showcases tropical mango, macadamia nut, and toasted nibs
; and Fusion Bark has zesty crystallized ginger, salted pecans, and caramelized nibs
The flavor notes come first of all from the beans we choose, but we can affect the notes in our chocolate by how long we roast the beans, how long we grind the nibs
and by the proportions of the various beans we use in our blends,'' notes Scharffenberger.
If you chewed the nib
at this stage, you'd miss out on the full chocolate-y flavor.