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to pass time without working or in avoiding work

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When he did awake he felt very hungry and turned to eat his bread, but his brothers cried out, 'You ate your loaf in your sleep, you glutton, and you may starve as long as you like, but you won't get a scrap of ours.
After a time he came back, bearing with him a great brown loaf of bread, and a fair, round cheese, and a goatskin full of stout March beer, slung over his shoulders.
Never mind her now, but tell me all about my loaf," said Dr.
Everything went right this time, and it came out a nice, round, crusty loaf, as you see.
She was awful scared the locket was spoiled but she sawed open the loaf and it was there safe and sound.
the ham being kept clean and preserved from dust, by the ingenious expedient of making a hole in the loaf by pulling out a portion of the crumb, and stuffing it therein.
There was a deal table before the fire: upon which were a candle, stuck in a ginger-beer bottle, two or three pewter pots, a loaf and butter, and a plate.
Well, my love,' he returned, swallowing a bit of the cottage loaf with considerable effort, for it seemed to stick by the way: 'I should have thought it was hardly sufficiently splendid for existing circumstances.
He was falling back on his loaf and milk, with the pleasantest composure, and Bella stealing her arm a little closer about him, and at the same time sticking up his hair with an irresistible propensity to play with him founded on the habit of her whole life, had prepared herself to say: 'Pa dear, don't be cast down, but I must tell you something disagreeable
And now, my dear child, if you think you can entertain John Rokesmith for a minute and a half, I'll run over to the Dairy, and fetch HIM a cottage loaf and a drink of milk, that we may all have tea together.
Here, Nastasya, take it please," he said, fumbling in his pocket (for he had slept in his clothes) and taking out a handful of coppers--"run and buy me a loaf.
The loaf I'll fetch you this very minute, but wouldn't you rather have some cabbage soup instead of sausage?
Asda stores across the country cut the cost of its budget Farm Stores white-sliced loaf to just 9p on Monday and other big name chains look set to follow.
If you use the rapid setting you can get a loaf in 1hr 50mins.
5lb or 2lb loaf and has overnight programmable timer so you can wake up to freshly-baked bread.