"Good woman, will you allow me to have a drink from one of your jugs
?" asked Pinocchio, who was burning up with thirst.
"I think she sets the jug
under and forgets to turn the tap, as there's nothing you can't believe o' them wenches: they'll set the empty kettle o' the fire, and then come an hour after to see if the water boils."
Don Quixote finally grew calm, and dinner came to an end, and as the cloth was removed four damsels came in, one of them with a silver basin, another with a jug
also of silver, a third with two fine white towels on her shoulder, and the fourth with her arms bared to the elbows, and in her white hands (for white they certainly were) a round ball of Naples soap.
His belt was full of daggers and poniards, a huge sword on his hip, a rusted cross-bow at his left, and a vast jug
of wine in front of him, without reckoning on his right, a fat wench with her bosom uncovered.
'But I think, perhaps, if somebody went down, just to see that he didn't dip his beak into the jug
by accident, or make some confounded mistake in losing the money as he came upstairs, it would be as well.
From these pilgrimages to the jug
and basin, he returned with such eccentricities of damp headgear as no words can describe; which were made the more ludicrous by his anxious gravity.
Then, at the beginning of April, he planted his first sucker in that jug
"Oh, do come out of that jug
, and tell me, do you know where they put my shadow?"
"What does mother do when you bring the jug
back safe and sound?" Alban asked.
, Alvan?" his wife inquired, not very sympathetically.
I am proud to know that I lose my reason as immediately in the presence of a rare jug
with an illustrious mark on the bottom of it, as if I had just emptied that jug
Jim sucked and sucked at the jug
, and now and then he got out of his head and pitched around and yelled; but every time he come to himself he went to sucking at the jug