He closed his eyes, opened
his mouth, stretched out his legs, and hung there, as if he were dead.
And when the princess opened
the door the frog came in, and slept upon her pillow as before, till the morning broke.
Whilst the tulip opened
I wrote it myself, for I did not wish to lose a moment.
At the time of Deemer's death nobody could recollect a single day, Sundays excepted, that he had not passed in his "store," since he had opened
it more than a quarter-century before.
He quickly cleared one of the trees on which there were two or three of the fruit, but to our chagrin they proved to be much decayed; the rinds partly opened
by the birds, and their hearts half devoured.
Presently, however, he heard a light tap at his door, then the door opened
slowly, and he could see the flash of Lady Arabella's white dress through the opening.
Raoul, his throat filled with sobs, oaths and insults, fumbled awkwardly at the great mirror that had opened
one night, before his eyes, to let Christine pass to the murky dwelling below.