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In a little while the guest became sensible of the fragrance of the yet untasted coffee.
Take a barrel of water and bring it to a boil; rub a chicory berry against a coffee berry, then convey the former into the water.
She was a little revived, however, by his bringing back his coffee cup himself; and she seized the opportunity of saying,
At all events, he suffered it to remain at the British Coffee House, which was the principal hotel in Boston.
After drinking some hot coffee, like an Arctic explorer setting off on a sledge journey towards the North Pole, I would go ashore and roll shivering in a tramcar into the very heart of the town, past clean-faced houses, past thousands of brass knockers upon a thousand painted doors glimmering behind rows of trees of the pavement species, leafless, gaunt, seemingly dead for ever.
I had, however, no fancy for his acid German nectar, but I liked coffee, so I responded--
Then he signaled to Said, who hurried up with two cups of coffee, and the two men re-entered the club, each carrying his cup in his hand.
James, as had been said, was in the habit of taking coffee with Mr Blatherwick in his study after seeing the boys into bed.
She has devoted herself to an extensive variety of public subjects at various times and is at present (until something else attracts her) devoted to the subject of Africa, with a view to the general cultivation of the coffee berry--AND the natives--and the happy settlement, on the banks of the African rivers, of our superabundant home population.
The coffee had been steadily growing more and more execrable for the space of three weeks, till at last it had ceased to be coffee altogether and had assumed the nature of mere discolored water--so this person said.
He at the same time carefully weighed his stores of provision, which consisted of tea, coffee, biscuit, salted meat, and pemmican, a preparation which comprises many nutritive elements in a small space.
After dinner they went to drink coffee in Napoleon's study, which four days previously had been that of the Emperor Alexander.
I ring for coffee, cigarette, and cherry brandy, and take my chair by the window, just as the absurd little nursery governess comes tripping into the street.
The little party trooped out of the restaurant and made their way to a corner of the lounge, where tables had already been prepared with coffee and liqueurs.
Again enters the man at the desk, whose physical efficiency would be more hurt by a cup of coffee at bedtime than could Daylight's by a whole night long of strong drink and excitement.