And when she caught sight of the big caskets
which contained the presents, she clapped her hands for joy.
As she refused to give you her heart, it is the more probable that she has it yet in that brilliant casket
you speak of--"
But in his house, the day before yesterday, in his own library, hidden in a casket
which opened only with a secret lock, I found two things.
So he sat at the feet of one awhile, and then he sat awhile at the feet of the other, and at last he applied his ear to the keyhole of the casket
containing the Ashes of Madame Blavatsky.
Removal of the casket
from its box was less easy, but it was taken out, for it was a perquisite of Jess, who carefully unscrewed the cover and laid it aside, exposing the body in black trousers and white shirt.
Upon the golden one is written the words, "Who chooseth me, shall gain what many men desire"; upon the silver casket are the words, "Who chooseth me, shall get as much as he deserves"; and upon the leaden one, "Who chooseth me, must give and hazard all he hath.
Some suitors choose the gold, some the silver casket, but all, princes, barons, counts, and dukes, alike choose wrong.
The next day, the small white Joy was laid in a velvet casket
which Leslie had lined with apple-blossoms, and taken to the graveyard of the church across the harbor.
Let us see what is in the other casket, before we get into a bad humor," said the Emperor.
So the Princess was to have the rose, and the nightingale; and they were accordingly put into large silver caskets, and sent to her.
As if delicate hands carried a casket
towards me--a casket
open for the delectation of modest adoring eyes: thus did the world present itself before me to-day:--
Removing this and a second wrapping of some silken fabric, he placed a little box, or casket
, on my table, most beautifully and richly inlaid in jewels, on an ebony ground.
Mr Haredale,' said Edward, 'your arm encircles her on whom I have set my every hope and thought, and to purchase one minute's happiness for whom I would gladly lay down my life; this house is the casket
that holds the precious jewel of my existence.
And on Bella's exquisite toilette table was an ivory casket
, and in the casket
were jewels the like of which she had never dreamed of, and aloft on an upper floor was a nursery garnished as with rainbows; 'though we were hard put to it,' said John Harmon, 'to get it done in so short a time.
Here,' he said, taking a key from the little bag of life and death, `here is the little bronze key that opens the two ebony caskets
on the mantelpiece in the Louis-Philippe room.