A poor, bare, miserable room it was, with broken windows, no fire, ragged bedclothes, a sick mother, wailing baby, and a group of pale, hungry children cuddled under one old quilt, trying to keep
This could not go on; no horse could keep
his footing under such circumstances; the pain was too great.
The greatest American hotels keep
a number of clerks and a cashier, and pay them salaries which mount up to a considerable total in the course of a year.
Tom scored his accounts, and resolved to keep
to the very letter of his reform, and never to put that will in jeopardy again.
Well, he couldn't love us enough for it or be grateful enough, poor cuss; it was all he could do to keep
from hugging us.
Assuming that the admiral was likely to keep
all his important documents within easy reach of his own hand, she might now feel certain that the Secret Trust was secured in one or other of the rooms in the north wing.
And remember," said the Doctor, "that if you do not keep
your promise--if you start killing and stealing again, I shall hear of it, because the canaries will come and tell me.
The squire raised his gun, the rowing ceased, and we leaned over to the other side to keep
the balance, and all was so nicely contrived that we did not ship a drop.
In this way you have enemies in all those whom you have injured in seizing that principality, and you are not able to keep
those friends who put you there because of your not being able to satisfy them in the way they expected, and you cannot take strong measures against them, feeling bound to them.
Pass quickly over mountains, and keep
in the neighborhood of valleys.
At length he requested permission of Captain Bonneville to keep
out of the way of these people entirely.
At length they had arrived to where the mountains increased in height, and came closer to the river, with perpendicular precipices, which rendered it impossible to keep
along the stream.