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The same day a customer came in, and the shoes suited him so well that he willingly paid a price higher than usual for them; and the poor shoemaker, with the money, bought leather enough to make two pairs more.
That leather bed on which so many unhappy wretches had writhed, frightened her.
And she fell back upon the leather bed, dying, doubled up, allowing herself to hang suspended from the strap buckled round her waist.
Now, having heard his master's order to harness, he went as usual cheerfully and willingly to the shed, stepping briskly and easily on his rather turned-in feet; took down from a nail the heavy tasselled leather bridle, and jingling the rings of the bit went to the closed stable where the horse he was to harness was standing by himself.
And gathering up the leather reins fastened together by a brass ring, Nikita took the driver's seat and started the impatient horse over the frozen manure which lay in the yard, towards the gate.
Hardly had Nikita driven out of the yard and turned the horse's head to the house, before Vasili Andreevich emerged from the high porch in front of the house with a cigarette in his mouth and wearing a cloth-covered sheep-skin coat tightly girdled low at his waist, and stepped onto the hard-trodden snow which squeaked under the leather soles of his felt boots, and stopped.
shrieked the little boy, pulling his hands, red with cold, out of his pockets, and seizing the cold leather reins.
He can gnaw through leather as clean as a knife an' jes' about half as quick.
and the swords and armor on the knights' portraits rattled, and the silk gowns rustled; the hog's leather spoke, and the old chairs had the gout in their legs and rheumatism in their backs: Ugh
It had toppled over the brim of the cylinder and fallen into the pit, with a thud like the fall of a great mass of leather.
The high-fashion appeal of leather may be a trend for the wealthy, but black women say the allure of everyday leather is here to stay.
Pakistan Tanners Association Chairman Amanullah Aftab, commenting on the great potential of Pakistan's leather industry, stated that Pakistan Mega Leather Show 2018 is a great success.