To-night he had not snapped, and for the first hour or two he lay remarkably still, until at last Mary heard him rattling his bunch of keys
against the tin box which he always kept in the bed beside him.
Fetching it he unlocked the fetter from about the creature's ankle, locked it empty and carried the key
farther down into the burrow.
The first guilty act of Boxtel had been to climb over a wall in order to dig up the tulip; the second, to introduce himself into the dry-room of Cornelius, through an open window; and the third, to enter Rosa's room by means of a false key
Soon after sunrise, Magdalen suddenly heard the grating of the key
from outside in the lock of the door.
where the treadmills are, for women), the gates of which are very strong and heavy, and no doubt the keys
Slipping the key
into the pocket of his tunic and covering the bundle with his long surcoat, De Vac stepped out into the darkness of the alley and hastened toward the dock.
By the bye,' it comes into Jasper's mind to say, as he idly examines the keys
, 'I have been going to ask you, many a day, and have always forgotten.
Baisemeaux bowed his head, took the keys
, and unaccompanied, except by the minister, ascended the staircase.
Old John did not walk near the Golden Key
, for between the Golden Key
and the Black Lion there lay a wilderness of streets--as everybody knows who is acquainted with the relative bearings of Clerkenwell and Whitechapel--and he was by no means famous for pedestrian exercises.
either the locks were too large, or the key
was too small, but at any rate it would not open any of them.
On her way back to the drawing-room she was addressed by a chambermaid in the corridor who asked for her key
And what do you suppose this mysterious key
When he went out of the room I could hear the key
Then he noticed that the key
had been left in the lock.
A WOLF, who in devouring a man had choked himself with a bunch of keys
, asked an ostrich to put her head down his throat and pull them out, which she did.