The situation was deservedly tense, and Ralph developed it with cautious care, making no abrupt movements, his eyes playing everywhere over dogs and leopards and the men outside with the prods and bars
Tellson's Bank by Temple Bar
was an old-fashioned place, even in the year one thousand seven hundred and eighty.
The ass not rarely has very distinct transverse bars
on its legs, like those on the legs of a zebra: it has been asserted that these are plainest in the foal, and from inquiries which I have made, I believe this to be true.
You see, I'm small enough to get through the bars
of that window; and I was afraid they would put me in a cage instead.
They belonged to all the countries in the world, but this was no bar
to good-fellowship; for they felt themselves freemen of a country whose frontiers include them all, the great country of Cockaine.
The window of The Yellow Room is secured by iron bars
, because it looks out upon the open country; the two windows of the laboratory have to be protected in like manner for the same reason.
He will die as Bar
Comas, your jeddak, sees fit, if at all," replied the young ruler, with emphasis and dignity.
Across from the bar
a smaller counter held a collection of plates upon which swarmed frayed fragments of crackers, slices of boiled ham, dishevelled bits of cheese, and pickles swimming in vinegar.
Mr Merdle again expressed himself as wholly devoted to that object of his constant consideration, and Bar
took his persuasive eye- glass up the grand staircase.
A fresh wind from the northwest sent a rough tumbling sea upon the coast, which broke upon the bar
in furious surges, and extended a sheet of foam almost across the mouth of the river.
On such an afternoon some score of members of the High Court of Chancery bar
ought to be--as here they are--mistily engaged in one of the ten thousand stages of an endless cause, tripping one another up on slippery precedents, groping knee-deep in technicalities, running their goat-hair and horsehair warded heads against walls of words and making a pretence of equity with serious faces, as players might.
At the bar
, which ranged along one side of the large chinked-log room, leaned half a dozen men, two of whom were discussing the relative merits of spruce-tea and lime-juice as remedies for scurvy.