There he was, sitting with a newly opened envelope
in one hand and five dried orange pips in the outstretched palm of the other one.
You were good enough to give me an appointment, sir," said I, humbly, producing his envelope
You are sure the grey envelope
was in the left cupboard?
How strange it seemed that to a full-grown white man an envelope
was a mystery.
Denisov, frowning, took the envelope
and opened it.
She replaced the instrument, thoughtfully; her restlessness was assuaged; she finished her letter to Cassandra without difficulty, addressed the envelope
, and fixed the stamp with her usual quick decision.
The station-master tore open the envelope
and read the few lines contained therein.
Gordon Jones, who had been talking to the bishop, leaned towards him and pointed to the envelope
I believe," he said, holding it out towards him, "that this envelope
He folded them just so, put the proper stamps inside the long envelope
along with the manuscript, sealed the envelope
, put more stamps outside, and dropped it into the mail-box.
The two inclosures had been secured in a sealed envelope
, directed to the cottage.
While I am writing my letter, suppose you direct the envelope
was all I said pointing to the envelope
which he had laid on the table.
A thin envelope
from an editor in the morning's mail was more stimulating than half a dozen cocktails.
The president tore open the envelope
, read the dispatch, and, despite his remarkable powers of self-control, his lips turned pale and his eyes grew dim, on reading the twenty words of this telegram.