It was hotter than the curry; flesh and blood could bear it no longer.
She would have liked to choke old Sedley, but she swallowed her mortification as well as she had the abominable curry before it, and as soon as she could speak, said, with a comical, good-humoured air, "I ought to have remembered the pepper which the Princess of Persia puts in the cream-tarts in the Arabian Nights.
Three weeks later, with a bigger record of mountain lions and bear than Hastings' to his credit, Billy emerged from Curry
County and drove across the line into California.
'A little curry is good, and a fried cake, and a morsel of conserve would please him, I think.'
But she filled it, none the less, with good, steaming vegetable curry, clapped a fried cake atop, and a morsel of clarified butter on the cake, dabbed a lump of sour tamarind conserve at the side; and Kim looked at the load lovingly.
He threw himself back and waited grimly for the curry
. The half-closed jalousies darkened the room pervaded by the smell of fresh whitewash: a swarm of flies buzzed and settled in turns, and poor Mrs.
He has been attempting to curry
favour and reinstate himself in the good graces of the captain by carrying tales of the men forward.
Looking into the eyes of Mrs and Miss Wackles for encouragement, and sitting very upright and uncomfortable on a couple of hard stools, were two of the day-scholars; and when Miss Wackles smiled, and Mrs Wackles smiled, the two little girls on the stools sought to curry
favour by smiling likewise, in gracious acknowledgement of which attention the old lady frowned them down instantly, and said that if they dared to be guilty of such an impertinence again, they should be sent under convoy to their respective homes.
``Or, if so please you,'' said Isaac, willing to curry
favour with the outlaws, ``I can send to York for the six hundred crowns, out of certain monies in my hands, if so be that the most reverend Prior present will grant me a quittance.''
Just over a week since his Golden State Warriors lost a grueling National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals to the Toronto Raptors, Curry
was in Tokyo on Sunday talking about the Olympics and the opportunity to face Japan's newest basketball sensation.
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