Andrews with his swivel chair tilted back, his hands clasped behind his head, his cigarette
hanging from his lips, regarded the man dispassionately.
Some of them were sipping wine, others were playing cards, others chess, other groups were chatting together, and many were smoking cigarettes
while they waited for the coming duels.
And Lord Henry struck a light on a dainty silver case and began to smoke a cigarette
with a self-conscious and satisfied air, as if he had summed up the world in a phrase.
At the end of it I sat, temper- ing nuts with a cigarette
, regretting Ogilvy's rashness, and denouncing the shortsighted timidity of the Martians.
Disorder, the remains of dinner, a broken wine-glass on the floor, spilt wine, cigarette
ends, fumes of drink and delirium in my brain, an agonising misery in my heart and finally the waiter, who had seen and heard all and was looking inquisitively into my face.
Come, you and I will smoke a cigarette
on the terrace together.
The cafe in question was only a hundred paces away; so, when coffee had been brought, we seated ourselves, and I lit a cigarette
LORD GORING bites his lip, and lights his a cigarette
the young man said with a laugh, and rose and threw the remnant of his cigarette
into the fire, and then remained leaning against the chimney-piece.
Once more the door banged, and a slight, slim-built boy perhaps fifteen years old, a half-smoked cigarette
hanging from one corner of his mouth, leaned in over the high footway.
They finished the meal in silence, each turned a little from the other, and Kim topped it with a native-made cigarette
Sometimes the brass bowl would get upset or the cigarette
box would fly up, dropping a shower of cigarettes
on the floor.
Really, Watson, you excel yourself," said Holmes, pushing back his chair and lighting a cigarette
But when will the chest be ready for me I merely asked, as I stuffed the notes into my cigarette
I hardly know which of the pair I see more plainly as I write - the young girl with her soft eyes and her sunny hair, or the old gentleman with the erect though wasted figure, the noble forehead, the steady eye, the parchment skin, the white imperial, and the eternal cigarette
between his shrivelled lips.