Peepy had scaled his crib
, and crept down in his bed-gown and cap, and was so cold that his teeth were chattering as if he had cut them all.
By this time Sandy had built a blanket canopy over the crib
, and every- thing was ready.
To this crib
I always took my doll; human beings must love something, and, in the dearth of worthier objects of affection, I contrived to find a pleasure in loving and cherishing a faded graven image, shabby as a miniature scarecrow.
He'll crack a crib
in Scotland one week, and be raising money to build an orphanage in Cornwall the next.
Of course it may work out all right, and I don't see that I could have done otherwise; but if I have lost my crib
and get nothing in exchange I shall feel what a soft Johnnie I have been.
But the old horse was there alone, mumbling his crib
with toothless jaws, and Ethan whistled cheerfully while he bedded down the grays and shook an extra measure of oats into their mangers.
It was in the year after that of my novitiate, a halcyon period at the Albany, when Raffles left no crib
uncracked, and I played second-murderer every time.
You knew exactly what lines would come to your turn to construe, and with the crib
that passed from hand to hand you could find out all you wanted in two minutes; you could hold a Latin Grammar open on your knees while questions were passing round; and Winks never noticed anything odd in the fact that the same incredible mistake was to be found in a dozen different exercises.
The smallest skeleton was given but passing attention, as its location, in the crib
, left no doubt as to its having been the infant offspring of this unhappy couple.
I have ordered her crib
to be placed in your room, and if you will be so kind as to overlook her washing and dressing, and take charge of her clothes, she need have nothing further to do with the nursery maid.
All night he lay there, alternately unconscious and painfully sentient; and in the latter state watching with savage hatred the lurid flames which still rose from burning crib
and hay cock.
Nothing had been disturbed; there were the table, the bed, and the little crib
built by his father--the shelves and cupboards just as they had stood for ever twenty-three years--just as he had left them nearly two years before.