It admitted him into a wide, graveled
court, surrounded on three sides with closed windows, and with a doorway facing the street, approached by three steps and surmounted by a tin canopy.
When they reached a gravel path behind the house the Frenchman pulled Pierre by the arm and pointed to a round, graveled
space where a three-year-old girl in a pink dress was lying under a seat.
Then, as she pushed open the folding windows she heard his quick, firm step as it passed down the graveled
As his naked feet struck the graveled
driveway, he stopped abruptly, reached under the steps to a hiding-place he knew well, and pulled forth a huge knotty club--his old companion on many a mad night adventure on the hills.