I fancied she was jealous even of the saucepan
on it; and I have reason to know that she took its impressment into the service of boiling my egg and broiling my bacon, in dudgeon; for I saw her, with my own discomfited eyes, shake her fist at me once, when those culinary operations were going on, and no one else was looking.
It was quite a wilderness, and there were old melon-frames and cucumber-frames in it, which seemed in their decline to have produced a spontaneous growth of weak attempts at pieces of old hats and boots, with now and then a weedy offshoot into the likeness of a battered saucepan
While she was trying to fix on one, the cook took the cauldron of soup off the fire, and at once set to work throwing everything within her reach at the Duchess and the baby --the fire-irons came first; then followed a shower of saucepans
, plates, and dishes.
The handle of this saucepan
was of iron; Dantes would have given ten years of his life in exchange for it.
Morel, the orderly, brought some hot water in a saucepan
and placed a bottle of claret in it.
See here, Kleaver; you make me tired," said a saucepan
, strutting before the King very impudently.
Into the saucepan
with you," cried John Want, suiting the action to the word, "and flavor the hot water if you can
There 's a fire in the kitchen, Debby always leaves the kettle on, and we can use her saucepan
, and I know where the sugar is, and we 'll have a grand time.
Nicholas shook hands, kissed his old pupils all round, intrusted a large parcel of toys to the guardianship of Morleena, bowed to the doctor and the married ladies, and inquired after Mrs Kenwigs in a tone of interest, which went to the very heart and soul of the nurse, who had come in to warm some mysterious compound, in a little saucepan
over the fire.
He CALLED it a helmet, though it certainly looked much more like a saucepan
As Smythe took the handles and they turned the great corner of the street, Angus was amused to see a gigantesque poster of "Smythe's Silent Service," with a picture of a huge headless iron doll, carrying a saucepan
with the legend, "A Cook Who is Never Cross.
On the chest of drawers there was a tray with a spirit lamp and a small saucepan
She sat quivering while a member of the lower orders deposited a metal funnel, a saucepan
, and a garden squirt beside the roll of oilcloth.
She was busying herself now with a small saucepan
, and her back was turned towards him.
Two kitchen chairs, and a round table, and an attenuated old poker and tongs were, however, gathered round the fire-place, as was a saucepan
over a feeble sputtering fire.