allow me," said the maid, who on her knees was pulling the skirt straight and shifting the pins
from one side of her mouth to the other with her tongue.
'Come, you look rather better now!' she said, after altering most of the pins
. 'But really you should have a lady's maid!'
It is boredom sets one sticking golden pins
into people, but all that would not matter.
I haven't spoken to him for a week and gave him back his class pin
. He was simply furious.
By this time the jailer had tired of sticking pins
in the General, and was amusing himself by carefully pulling the Nome's whiskers out by the roots, one at a time.
"Why are those needles and pins
sticking out of your head?" asked the Tin Woodman.
Early in the morning, before it was quite light, and when nobody was stirring in the inn, Chanticleer awakened his wife, and, fetching the egg, they pecked a hole in it, ate it up, and threw the shells into the fireplace: they then went to the pin
and needle, who were fast asleep, and seizing them by the heads, stuck one into the landlord's easy chair and the other into his handkerchief; and, having done this, they crept away as softly as possible.
Joe took a pin
out of his lapel and began to assist in exercising the prisoner.
In that other matter of the pin
of Count Pierres that you speak of, and say is near Babieca's saddle in the Armoury, I confess my sin; for I am either so stupid or so short-sighted, that, though I have seen the saddle, I have never been able to see the pin
, in spite of it being as big as your worship says it is."
that had been his from boyhood, where he had flung his balmoral when he loitered home from the Academy, and his first hat when he came briskly back from college or the office - his pin
He was greatly pleased at this, and next morning, when the time was drawing near, went out into the garden; but the little fair-haired lad took a big pin
out of his pocket, and stuck it into the back of the Irishman's coat without his noticing it, whereupon he fell sound asleep.
A smooth, green spot between two stately pines
was chosen for the stage; shawls hung up, properties collected, audience and actors separated, and a word quickly chosen.