She had advanced her imaginary omelette to the critical stage at which the butter
was to be thrown in -- that vaguely-measured morsel of butter
, the size of your thumb.
First they smeared him with butter
, and then they rolled him in the dough.
And then the butter
itself seems to communicate a fresh charm--it is so pure, so sweet-scented; it is turned off the mould with such a beautiful firm surface, like marble in a pale yellow light
Judy answers with a nod of deepest meaning and calls, as she scrapes the butter
on the loaf with every precaution against waste and cuts it into slices, "You, Charley, where are you?
Philip had a squeamish appetite, and the thick slabs of poor butter
on the bread turned his stomach, but he saw other boys scraping it off and followed their example.
And then it was George's turn, and he trod on the butter
There is a butter
mine just at the opposite side of the village.
When noon came they opened the Fox-King's basket of luncheon, and found a nice roasted turkey with cranberry sauce and some slices of bread and butter
You ordered that thick bread and butter
for three, did you?
Hatta looked round and nodded, and went on with his bread and butter
In the pan, instead of oil or butter
, he poured a little water.
The efforts of Agafea Mihalovna and the cook, that the dinner should be particularly good, only ended in two famished friends attacking the preliminary course, eating a great deal of bread and butter
, salt goose and salted mushrooms, and in Levin's finally ordering the soup to be served without the accompaniment of little pies, with which the cook had particularly meant to impress their visitor.
She knew how he liked to spread his butter
on thick, how he liked thick, rare steak fried on a dry hot pan, and how he liked coffee that was coffee and plenty of it.
And I find you in a public restaurant, dancing with a creature with yellow hair, upsetting waiters, and staggering about with pats of butter
all over you.
At about six o'clock, all the small tables were put together to form one long table, and everybody sat down to tea, coffee, bread, butter
, salmon, shad, liver, steaks, potatoes, pickles, ham, chops, black- puddings, and sausages.