Mary obeyed, and found that he had already drawn the tin box from under the clothes, though he usually asked to have this done for him; and he had selected the key
Boxtel covered it with a slight coat of wax, and when he thus renewed the experiment, the obstacle which prevented the key
from being turned a second time left its impression on the wax.
Bed-time came again, and found her placed between the two alternatives of trusting to the doubtful chances of the next morning, or of trying the keys
boldly in the dead of night.
Tulkinghorn rubs his head with the key
while she entertains herself with a sarcastic laugh.
Sapsea rises, takes a key
from a drawer, unlocks an iron safe let into the wall, and takes from it another key
Suspiciously, I looked all round, but could see no key
of any kind.
When the murderer entered the pavilion he already possessed the brass-headed key
As he ate it occurred to him that by dragging the table along the floor he could bring the key
within his reach, but when he essayed to do so, he found that the table had been securely bolted to the floor during the period of his unconsciousness, Again Gahan smiled and shrugged and resumed his eating.
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.
And for the world you would not get out without the key
and without Mr.
She put the key
in her pocket and walked up and down her walk.
But nowhere in the whole boat could they find a key
to fit that lock.
As the door closed, Dorian put the key
in his pocket and looked round the room.
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.