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He lay like that for a long time, wiping his eyes on the fur of his coat and tucking under his knee the right skirt, which the wind kept turning up.
The countess, Madame Schoss, and Sonya undressed hastily and lay down.
Between him and destination lay a trackless wilderness of untouched primeval savagery where, doubtless in many spots, his would be the first human foot to touch the virgin turf.
It would be mere sophistry to argue that it was meant to exclude them ABSOLUTELY from the imposition of taxes of the former kind, and to leave them at liberty to lay others SUBJECT TO THE CONTROL of the national legislature.
Then said a straw, 'I will lay myself across, and you may pass over upon me.
Nor could she see any way to get up these, and so, being both sad at heart and tired with the long journey, she lay down and fell asleep.
When I came down from my apartment in the tree, I looked about me again, and the first thing I found was the boat, which lay, as the wind and the sea had tossed her up, upon the land, about two miles on my right hand.
You are to remember that we lay on the bare top of a rock, like scones upon a girdle; the sun beat upon us cruelly; the rock grew so heated, a man could scarce endure the touch of it; and the little patch of earth and fern, which kept cooler, was only large enough for one at a time.
Baffled and beaten at every turn of Fortune's wheel, reacted upon time after time by his own malign plotting, the principal victim of his own criminality, Paulvitch was yet so blind as to imagine that his greatest happiness lay in a continuation of the plottings and schemings which had ever brought him and Rokoff to disaster, and the latter finally to a hideous death.
As he devoured the food his eyes wandered about the confines of his prison until suddenly they seized upon a thing that lay on the table at the end farthest from him.
And it would dig and lay, and continue to dig and lay, while a black dug out its eggs within two or three feet of it.
Even when their eyes had met, and her sister had approached the bed, Louisa lay for minutes looking at her in silence, and suffering her timidly to hold her passive hand, before she asked:
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- lay (one's)
- lay (one's)
- lay (one's) cards on the table
- lay (one's) eyes on (something)
- lay (one's) hands on (someone or something)
- lay (one's) head on the block
- lay (one's) life on the line
- lay (one's) neck on the block
- lay (one) by the heels
- lay (one) low
- lay (oneself) out
- lay (our/your/their) heads together
- lay (some) rubber
- lay (someone or something) to rest
- lay (someone) a pound to a penny
- lay (something) at (one's) door
- lay (something) at (one's) feet
- lay (something) at rest
- lay (something) at the feet of (someone)
- lay (something) by
- lay (something) on (someone or something)
- lay (something) on the line
- lay (something) on the table
- lay (something) to rest
- lay (something) up in lavender
- lay (something) waste
- lay a charge
- lay a charge against
- lay a duty