Wells was a pleasant man of middle-age, with keen eyes, and the typical lawyer's mouth.
You will understand, Wells," he added, "that this is all strictly private.
, we agreed that night that we would meet here again exactly twenty years from that date and time, no matter what our conditions might be or from what distance we might have to come.
," said Holmes gleefully, "you have indeed done some solid work while I have been sitting spinning theories with my friend
I do not know how long I sat peering down that well
I expect that you have forgotten us: Miss Bartlett and Miss Honeychurch, who were at Tunbridge Wells
when you helped the Vicar of St.
It is well
known that a large plate of glass will have a green tint, owing, as the makers say, to its "body," but a small piece of the same will be colorless.
During this conversation they had been walking up the steep pathway and now found themselves well
up on the mountain.
Verily, to the loftiest height had I to fly, to find again the well
I hope she did it pretty well
,' says Edwin rather doubtfully.
As coal is said to abound in all that region, and wells
are generally successful, the enterprise of the emigrants is gradually prevailing against these difficulties.
Ere entering upon the subject of Fossil Whales, I present my credentials as a geologist, by stating that in my miscellaneous time i have been a stone-mason, and also a great digger of ditches, canals, and wells
, wine-vaults, cellars, and cisterns of all sorts.