coverlet


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a decorative bedspread (usually quilted)

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I shall not trouble the reader with the particular account of my reception at this court, which was suitable to the generosity of so great a prince; nor of the difficulties I was in for want of a house and bed, being forced to lie on the ground, wrapped up in my coverlet.
And the abbe, casting away his coverlet, resumed his place, and continued his calculations.
In a very few moments it was necessary for Elaine to scramble to her feet, pick up her cloth of gold coverlet and pall of blackest samite and gaze blankly at a big crack in the bottom of her barge through which the water was literally pouring.
Had his fingers found the throat of Professor Maxon beneath the coverlet they would never have released their hold until life had forever left the body of the scientist, but now that the highest tide of the young man's hatred had come and gone he found himself for the first time assailed by doubts.
Nanda brought Dorothy bread and water for her supper, and she slept upon a hard stone couch with a single pillow and a silken coverlet.
Keep your hands still, Grisha," she said, and she took up her work, a coverlet she had long been making.
Bring the bed outside this room, and put bedding upon it with fleeces, good coverlets, and blankets.
Under the thatched roofs her mind's eye beheld relaxed tendons and flaccid muscles, spread out in the darkness beneath coverlets made of little purple patchwork squares, and undergoing a bracing process at the hands of sleep for renewed labour on the morrow, as soon as a hint of pink nebulosity appeared on Hambledon Hill.
Feverishly he threw back the coverlets, and searched with nervous hands for the pouch of jewels which he expected to find concealed upon his victim's body.
Winter Night SILENTLY falling in the dark winter night A white velvet covering, crisp and light Hiding the grime and rubbish lying around Sparkling and white, making no sound Only the moon full in the skies Sees the snow fall whilst asleep are the eyes Morning sun rises and the snow glistens gold Busy footsteps treading deep and bold Coverlet of white churned up everywhere While silent snowmen stand and stare An evening sunset gilds pink the snow once white Darkness falls and the moon once again guards over the night by Melanie Capel, Bootle Stop it now
Caption: The Solve from London Luxury is a decorative pillow that unzips to become a coverlet, londonlux.
SILVER CROSS TO THE MOON & BACK COVERLET PART of a co-ordinating bedding collection, this cotton sateen and white cotton pique coverlet with a soft jersey lining features padded and crocheted stars, moons and clouds and offers the warmth of a blanket and sheet without the need for bulky bedding.
I saw the aluminum teaspoon half-hidden under the lace coverlet.
COUNTERPANE A Indifferent reaction B A matching window C A coverlet for a bed who am I?