All the time we were out, the two gentlemen smoked incessantly - which, I thought, if I might judge from the smell of their rough coats
, they must have been doing, ever since the coats
had first come home from the tailor's.
No, Harry," answered the artist, giving his hat and coat
to the bowing waiter.
The battered silver cans and tankards, I suppose, and silver buckles, and broken spoons, and silver buttons of worn-out coats
, and silver hilts of swords that had figured at court,- all such curious old articles were doubtless thrown into the melting-pot together.
The loss of his clothes hardly mattered, because He had seven coats
on when he came, With three pairs of boots--but the worst of it was, He had wholly forgotten his name.
I'll teach you to dress the men in fancy coats
for a parade.
Vasili Andreevich, who was wearing two fur-lined coats
one over the other, was already in the sledge, his broad back filling nearly its whole rounded width, and taking the reins he immediately touched the horse.
Several had their coats
off and their shirt sleeves rolled up.
We know but few men, a great many coats
I even looked round for that Charles but there was nobody behind me except the thin-necked chap still hard at his writing, and the other three Shipping Masters who were changing their coats
and reaching for their hats, making ready to go home.
When wild geese honk high of nights, and when women without sealskin coats
grow kind to their husbands, and when Soapy moves uneasily on his bench in the park, you may know that winter is near at hand.
From the uplands he could get a view of the shaded cut part of the meadow below, with its grayish ridges of cut grass, and the black heaps of coats
, taken off by the mowers at the place from which they had started cutting.
There are some promotions in life, which, independent of the more substantial rewards they offer, require peculiar value and dignity from the coats
and waistcoats connected with them.
Capital,' said the stranger, 'famous plan--damned odd situation--fourteen coats
in the packing-cases, and obliged to wear another man's--very good notion, that--very.
Nor was this the only remarkable circumstance about these dogs, for each of them wore a kind of little coat
of some gaudy colour trimmed with tarnished spangles, and one of them had a cap upon his head, tied very carefully under his chin, which had fallen down upon his nose and completely obscured one eye; add to this, that the gaudy coats
were all wet through and discoloured with rain, and that the wearers were splashed and dirty, and some idea may be formed of the unusual appearance of these new visitors to the Jolly Sandboys.
Lend me thy gay striped coat
that I may go to the Council Rock.