PENCILS


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PENCILSPortable Erasable Nib Cryptic Intercommunication Language Stylus
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Then he took another pencil, but this time he had a definite object in view.
He produced a huge old-fashioned leather pocket-book, with a pencil of dimensions to match.
The fingers spread slightly, falling apart of their own weight, and the pencil rolled away.
Is it not clear that there is just as much of the pencil left as usually follows the Johann?
I took the tablets from her hand, and it trembled again, and it trembled more as she took off the chain to which the pencil was attached, and put it in mine.
Knightley had been telling him something about brewing sprucebeer, and he wanted to put it down; but when he took out his pencil, there was so little lead that he soon cut it all away, and it would not do, so you lent him another, and this was left upon the table as good for nothing.
My fertile pencil has delineated the characters I met with, at that period of my life, with a force and distinctness which my pen cannot hope to rival--has portrayed them all more or less prominently, with the one solitary exception of a prisoner called Gentleman Jones.
Under the suspended pencil in his fingers lay other sheets of paper, blank--his sermon to be.
Colbert is industrious, scarcely was the new intendant left alone, before he took a pencil from his pocket, and as there was paper on the table, began to make notes.
Leaving my sketch-book and pencil on the table of the summer-house, I proposed to my mother to cross a little wooden bridge which spanned the stream, below the fall, and to see how the landscape looked from a new point of view.
Yet even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp, you shall hear as many hearse-like airs as carols; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job, than the felicities of Solomon.
One day, on entering the ward, Philip noticed that Athelny, pencil in hand, was reading a book.