Well, I hope you left some suitable excuse," said her husband, somewhat appeased, as he added a dash of cayenne pepper
to the soup.
Seasoned with salt, pepper
, chives and parsley," murmured Mrs.
When they feast a friend they kill an ox, and set immediately a quarter of him raw upon the table (for their most elegant treat is raw beef newly killed) with pepper
and salt; the gall of the ox serves them for oil and vinegar; some, to heighten the delicacy of the entertainment, add a kind of sauce, which they call manta, made of what they take out of the guts of the ox; this they set on the fire, with butter, salt, pepper
, and onion.
I had for dinner, or rather supper, a chicken done up some way with red pepper
, which was very good but thirsty.
The locomotive, guided by an English engineer and fed with English coal, threw out its smoke upon cotton, coffee, nutmeg, clove, and pepper
plantations, while the steam curled in spirals around groups of palm-trees, in the midst of which were seen picturesque bungalows, viharis (sort of abandoned monasteries), and marvellous temples enriched by the exhaustless ornamentation of Indian architecture.
Ye guardians of the Pepper
Chamber,** now No longer young to him, the firefly flits Through the black hall where, lost to love, he sits, Folding the veil of sorrows round his brow,
Athos replied, always by gestures, that that was well, and indicated to Grimaud, by pointing to a turret that resembled a pepper
caster, that he was to stand as sentinel.
Besides this, it was he who tasted the macaroni, to maintain the pure flavor of the ancient tradition; and it must be allowed that he never permitted a grain of pepper
too much, or an atom of parmesan too little.
It was pepper
an' spices, or it may ha' been gloves.
The oilskins had a peculiarly thick flavour of their own which made a sort of background to the smells of fried fish, burnt grease, paint, pepper
, and stale tobacco; but these, again, were all hooped together by one encircling smell of ship and salt water.
In those days there was no corn or melons or pepper
or sugar-cane, nor were there any little huts such as ye have all seen; and the Jungle People knew nothing of Man, but lived in the Jungle together, making one people.
His salt and pepper
suit was of a stiff, unyielding material, and the first time he had worn it the creases had vanished never to return.