McGREGOR came up with a sieve, which he intended to pop upon the top of Peter; but Peter wriggled out just in time, leaving his jacket
She put the jacket
away, and stood by musing a minute.
But the poor child that had been confirmed was quite ashamed; he looked at his wooden shoes, pulled at the short sleeves of his jacket
, and said that he was afraid he could not walk so fast; besides, he thought that the bell must be looked for to the right; for that was the place where all sorts of beautiful things were to be found.
Do clothes absorb a little of the character of their wearer, so that I recognised this jacket
by a certain coquetry?
Feeling that I could go but a very little way that day, if I were to reserve any strength for getting to my journey's end, I resolved to make the sale of my jacket
its principal business.
Shaking off the sleet from my ice-glazed hat and jacket
, I seated myself near the door, and turning sideways was surprised to see Queequeg near me.
Dressed in shore-togs, a white starched shirt, black jacket
, and round hat, as I took him once to see Dona Rita, he was extremely presentable.
Then he lay flat upon the ground and unbuttoned his jacket
, displaying the mass of straw with which he was stuffed.
had been stained of a bright purple hue, upon which there had been some attempt to paint grotesque ornaments in different colours.
The girl in the tan jacket
twisted around to view the pilgrims on the last seat.
Pickwick, in the same tone, 'it is not half the insult to you, that your appearance in my presence in a green velvet jacket
, with a two-inch tail, would be to me.
He wore a white satin jacket
embroidered with gold, and having diamond buttons.