Sallie began to laugh, but Meg nodded and lifted her eyebrows as high as they would go, which caused the apparition to vanish and put the sour bread
into the oven without further delay.
She fetched crockery -- new, and plenty of it; new wooden goblets and other table furniture; and beer, fish, chicken, a goose, eggs, roast beef, roast mutton, a ham, a small roast pig, and a wealth of genuine white wheaten bread
And so you ain't had no meat nor bread
to eat all this time?
A brief address on those occasions would not be mistimed, wherein a judicious instructor would take the opportunity of referring to the sufferings of the primitive Christians; to the torments of martyrs; to the exhortations of our blessed Lord Himself, calling upon His disciples to take up their cross and follow Him; to His warnings that man shall not live by bread
alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God; to His divine consolations, "If ye suffer hunger or thirst for My sake, happy are ye.
Some weeks passed in this way, when one day a woman came in to buy bread
When he did awake he felt very hungry and turned to eat his bread
, but his brothers cried out, 'You ate your loaf in your sleep, you glutton, and you may starve as long as you like, but you won't get a scrap of ours.
That is very likely," said Sancho, "and a good custom it was, to my mind; but that must have been in days gone by, for now it would seem to be the custom only to give a piece of bread
and cheese; because that was what my lady Dulcinea gave me over the top of the yard-wall when I took leave of her; and more by token it was sheep's-milk cheese.
Danglars felt his own not to be very well supplied just then, and gradually the man appeared less ugly, the bread
less black, and the cheese more fresh, while those dreadful vulgar onions recalled to his mind certain sauces and side-dishes, which his cook prepared in a very superior manner whenever he said, "Monsieur Deniseau, let me have a nice little fricassee to-day.
An upper servant brought them bread
and offered them many good things of what there was in the house.
For the last month she had literally lived on dry bread
herself; at first with a few grapes to give her appetite a little gratification, but toward the last, on nothing but bread
Why, the new Government Bakery was opened only last week, and I gave orders to sell the bread
at cost-price during the present scarcity
With a rueful visage I now bethought me of the scanty handful of bread
I had stuffed into the bosom of my frock, and felt somewhat desirous to ascertain what part of it had weathered the rather rough usage it had experienced in ascending the mountain.
stopped and looked with shy kindness at her companion.
He had little to bite and to break, and once when great dearth fell on the land, he could no longer procure even daily bread
At times I have eaten in cabins where they had only corn bread
and "black-eye peas" cooked in plain water.