The guileless peasant instantly resumed his buckets
The fire hissed and shrieked more and more, like a strangled thing, as it grew narrower and narrower under the flood from the pipe and buckets
, but Father Brown still kept his eye on it as he went on speaking:
plenty of other reasons"--and she leant over and kissed her with some emotion, and the argument was spilt irretrievably about the place like a bucket
Again I ordered the shrimp-catchers to lend a hand with the buckets
A few cheers heralded the advent of several young fellows, in shirt- sleeves, carrying buckets
, bottles, and towels, who crawled through the ropes and crossed to the diagonal corner from her.
I will show you, come--where are the buckets
Deep ruts and "cradle-holes" were worn in the ice, as on terra firma, by the passage of the sleds over the same track, and the horses invariably ate their oats out of cakes of ice hollowed out like buckets
Pinocchio set to work as well as he knew how, but long before he had pulled up the one hundred buckets
, he was tired out and dripping with perspiration.
When thou sattest in thine isle, a well of wine giving and granting amongst empty buckets
, bestowing and distributing amongst the thirsty:
About half-way down, the wind sprang up in a clap and shook the tower, and died again; the rain followed; and before I had reached the ground level it fell in buckets
They upset buckets
and benches, so that he might break his shins over them, which he never failed to do.
Those who fell down in fainting-fits, and were not crushed or burnt, were carried to an inn-yard close at hand, and dashed with water from a pump; of which buckets
full were passed from man to man among the crowd; but such was the strong desire of all to drink, and such the fighting to be first, that, for the most part, the whole contents were spilled upon the ground, without the lips of one man being moistened.
At such times, a stranger, looking from one of the wooden bridges thrown across it at Mill Lane, will see the inhabitants of the houses on either side lowering from their back doors and windows, buckets
, pails, domestic utensils of all kinds, in which to haul the water up; and when his eye is turned from these operations to the houses themselves, his utmost astonishment will be excited by the scene before him.
The weather continued calm, and they came on apace towards us, so I gave orders to come to an anchor, and furl all our sails; as for the savages, I told them they had nothing to fear but fire, and therefore they should get their boats out, and fasten them, one close by the head and the other by the stern, and man them both well, and wait the issue in that posture: this I did, that the men in the boats might he ready with sheets and buckets
to put out any fire these savages might endeavour to fix to the outside of the ship.
The mouth of that mine goes right into the face of the cliff, and they used to put us in a bucket
and run us over on a trolley and shoot us into the shaft.