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The search was made, and it ended--in William Dane's finding the well-known bag, empty, tucked behind the chest of drawers in Silas's chamber
So when the day approached he put on his invisible belt, took a sack of gold pieces with him, and slipping into her room in the middle of the night, he placed the bag of gold beside her bed and returned to his sheep.
THEN the mouse came out of her jam pot, and Benjamin took the paper bag off his head, and they told the doleful tale.
Why we laid hold of the beggar, as you did order, when he offered to pay for his release out of the bag he carried upon his back.
Felton took the bag and threw it to the foot of the wall.
The man took the bag from the hands of the coadjutor, who heard the sound of his fingers counting and handling the gold pieces.
has risen out of the bag, all but his head, he's sure to topple over, one way or the other--the Law of Gravity secures that.
You have not seen the pack-horse with the bags under the shed yonder?
She wound up with the English word, and tied the mouth of the brimming bag.
Nay, Little John," said Robin, "be not vexed, I prythee; but I have been watching him coming along, bent beneath that great bag over his shoulder, ever since thou didst begin thy song.
And then a stout lady got up, and said it was disgraceful that a respectable married woman should be harried about in this way, and gathered up a bag and eight parcels and went.
Running another strip through these holes gave him a large bag with a drawstring.