Then a wild desire took me to obtain the key
at any risk,and I determined then and there to scale the wall again, and gain the Count's room.
exclaimed Caderousse; and, not knowing how this strange apparition could have entered when he had bolted the doors, he let fall his bunch of keys
, and remained motionless and stupefied.
And at last, after long, long years, old Esther Dudley knew, or perchance she only dreamed, that a Royal Governor was on the eve of returning to the Province House, to receive the heavy key
which Sir William Howe had committed to her charge.
He got up and walked to the gate again, and "wished he had had the key
about him at the time.
Tulkinghorn rubs his head with the key
while she entertains herself with a sarcastic laugh.
Baisemeaux bowed his head, took the keys
, and unaccompanied, except by the minister, ascended the staircase.
This is the key
of my iron chest, in the closet there.
that lay there on the table before him was the key
to that very lock.
Whatever else of mischief De Vac might be up to, Brus was quite sure that in so far as the King was concerned, the key
to the postern gate was as safe in De Vac's hands as though Henry himself had it.
It is most unfortunate that you did not bring me that key
only one quarter of an hour sooner," said the gatekeeper, with a sigh.
and I will then bring the key
back to you in the drawing-room.
And what do you suppose this mysterious key
had been left in the dining-room by Julius, after he had let the doctor out.
of my desk, in fact, was at that moment in the lock, and the others were attached to it.
A small purple despatch-case, with a key
in the lock, on the writing-table, engaged his attention for some time.