chimney corner

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a corner by a fireplace

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Joe and I being fellow-sufferers, and having confidences as such, Joe imparted a confidence to me, the moment I raised the latch of the door and peeped in at him opposite to it, sitting in the chimney corner.
The carter seeing that he had thus lost all that he had, went down into his kitchen; and was still not sorry for what he had done, but sat himself angrily and sulkily in the chimney corner.
Mother Rigby always liked to flavor her pipe with a coal of fire from the particular chimney corner whence this had been brought.
It was the old dame in the chimney corner, at the house where you watched last night," said the child.
Badgered by dreams, perhaps, he swayed with little bounces and starts, like an old toddy-stricken grandfather in a chimney corner.