It was his habit, in these cases of Bacchanalian emergency, to stagger obstinately into his room
on the ground-floor, to take the model-ship out of the cupboard, and to try if he could proceed with the never-to-be-completed employment of setting up the rigging.
And so into the room
in the evening came young Enoch's friends.
The furnished room
received its latest guest with a first glow of pseudo-hospitality, a hectic, haggard, perfunctory welcome like the specious smile of a demirep.
His empty bedroom became a second spare room
. The term for which the lodgings had been taken was then still unexpired.
Besides, they slept in the boudoir, and Mademoiselle Stangerson, very nervous and careful, Monsieur Robert Darzac told me, sees to her own safety since she has been well enough to move about in her room
, which I have not yet seen her leave.
Only a small space of the room
inside was visible, but within that space came a corner of the breakfast table, which was already spread for the meal, and also a chair beside.
They returned to the hall, that the chief staircase might be ascended, and the beauty of its wood, and ornaments of rich carving might be pointed out: having gained the top, they turned in an opposite direction from the gallery in which her room
lay, and shortly entered one on the same plan, but superior in length and breadth.
The soldier now blew upon a green whistle, and at once a young girl, dressed in a pretty green silk gown, entered the room
. She had lovely green hair and green eyes, and she bowed low before Dorothy as she said, "Follow me and I will show you your room
But as soon as he moved, the door of his room
opened and Kitty peeped out.
While he waited he returned to the beautiful sitting room
and ate several of the red-cheeked apples to pass away the time.
Without speaking, Pollyanna turned and followed her aunt from the room
. Her eyes were brimming with tears, but her chin was bravely high.
Tietjens, who had been lying underneath the table, rose up and went into the leastexposed veranda as soon as her master moved to his own room
, which was ncxt to the stately chamber set apart for Tietjens.