dropped her wrinkled eyelids as if she were curtseying; but the curtsey stopped there; the occasion was too grave.
Nothing grows in our yard but the bread
tree," he mused, "and there are only two more loaves on that tree; and they're not ripe yet.
Gretel took the bread
under her apron, as Hansel had the pebbles in his pocket.
There was a delightful fragrant odor of fresh bread
in the town, and this made the little girl more hungry than ever.
I know that in giving me bad bread
you think you do me harm.
If you help me to carry these jugs home, I'll give you a slice of bread
Why, I like bread
and milk, and I'd like to eat with you.
Then I suppose they'll soon bring the white bread
and the brown?
At the time, I devoted three days to the studious digesting of all this beer, beef, and bread
, during which many profound thoughts were incidentally suggested to me, capable of a transcendental and Platonic application; and, furthermore, I compiled supplementary tables of my own, touching the probable quantity of stock-fish, etc.
The old man crumbled up some bread
in a cup, stirred it with the handle of a spoon, poured water on it from the dipper, broke up some more bread
, and having seasoned it with salt, he turned to the east to say his prayer.
At the bottom of its one street there was a little shop with some cakes of bread
in the window.
I stole some bread
, some rind of cheese, about half a jar of mincemeat (which I tied up in my pocket-handkerchief with my last night's slice), some brandy from a stone bottle (which I decanted into a glass bottle I had secretly used for making that intoxicating fluid, Spanish-liquorice-water, up in my room: diluting the stone bottle from a jug in the kitchen cupboard), a meat bone with very little on it, and a beautiful round compact pork pie.