THEN the mouse came out of her jam pot
, and Benjamin took the paper bag off his head, and they told the doleful tale.
Though I miscarried so much in my design for large pots
, yet I made several smaller things with better success; such as little round pots
, flat dishes, pitchers, and pipkins, and any things my hand turned to; and the heat of the sun baked them quite hard.
It was too bad to laugh at the poor little jelly pots
I don't know of what sort I am," returned Sancho, "but I know very well I'll never get such elegant skimmings off Basilio's pots
as these I have got off Camacho's;" and he showed him the bucketful of geese and hens, and seizing one began to eat with great gaiety and appetite, saying, "A fig for the accomplishments of Basilio
Micawber being again arrested, 'Was in a final paroxysm of despair; and that he begged me to send him his knife and pint pot
, by bearer, as they might prove serviceable during the brief remainder of his existence, in jail.
During the cat's absence the mouse cleaned the house, and put it in order, but the greedy cat entirely emptied the pot
The kind Mouse agreed, but the Cat slunk under the town wall to the church, and ate up half of the pot
A common thief would have taken the pot
under his arm, and carried it off.
When Iris came back she missed the pot
of gold and of course she was in a sad way about it.
He had taken up some bricks in his floor underneath his loom, and here he had made a hole in which he set the iron pot
that contained his guineas and silver coins, covering the bricks with sand whenever he replaced them.
A filled straight belonging to French Louis gave him a pot
of five thousand against two sets of threes held by Campbell and Kearns.
And I made him my pal and comrade, and found him a veritable honey pot
of sweetnesses and goodnesses.