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They crossed the railroad tracks, and then on each side of the street were the pens full of cattle; they would have stopped to look, but Jokubas hurried them on, to where there was a stairway and a raised gallery, from which everything could be seen.
The woman turned and led them up the narrow stairway that ended at the door of her quarters.
Going to the door of his dirty office, Doctor Parci- val looked timidly down the stairway leading to the street.
The patch of yellow sunlight on the floor travelled back toward the stairway, and grandmother and I talked about my journey, and about the arrival of the new Bohemian family; she said they were to be our nearest neighbours.
Then he skipped out, and saw Sid just starting up the outside stairway that led to the back rooms on the second floor.
There was no stairway, but a gentle incline to the first floor of the building opened into an enormous chamber encircled by galleries.
Fogg thought he even heard the crack of revolvers mingling in the din, the rout approached the stairway, and flowed over the lower step.
So satisfied was she that even when he put out a hand to guide her to the steep, narrow stairway, she took it without thought in the most conventional way.
At the same moment he came down his steps from above in his shirt-sleeves and put his arm across the stairway.
As we were seated and our guards retired to the foot of the stairway leading to the platform, he arose and called my name.
His soul palpitating with love of art, he painted the models who hung about the stairway of Bernini in the Piazza de Spagna, undaunted by their obvious picturesqueness; and his studio was full of canvases on which were portrayed moustachioed, large-eyed peasants in peaked hats, urchins in becoming rags, and women in bright petticoats.
In this way he retreated once more beneath the gloomy arch of the stairway.
Our greatest Champion, Overman-Anu, once climbed the spiral stairway and fought nine days with the Gargoyles before he could escape them and come back; but he could never be induced to describe the dreadful creatures, and soon afterward a bear caught him and ate him up.
Cautiously I crept up the stairway to the tunnel's end, and peering out saw the broad plain of Phutra before me.
One of them then lit the fuse and the whole thing was given a shove down the stairway, while the detachment turned and scampered to a safe distance.