walnut


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Was never a Bengali yet had one bigger than a dried walnut.
She drew a handful of walnuts from her bosom, split one neatly, and began to eat.
The villagers saw the outline of the barasingh stalking like a shadow through the dark forest behind the shrine; saw the minaul, the Himalayan pheasant, blazing in her best colours before Kali's statue; and the langurs on their haunches, inside, playing with the walnut shells.
Afterward, the barasingh brought his doe and fawn--gentle things that mumbled on the holy man's blanket--or would come alone at night, his eyes green in the fire-flicker, to take his share of fresh walnuts.
At length the cloth is drawn, and a dish of walnuts and a decanter of rich-coloured sherry are placed upon the table.
She was cracking walnuts and picking them out of the shells, throwing out a remark occasionally to a rough man in a rabbit-skin cap, with straps under the knees of his corduroy trousers, who stood puffing a black clay pipe with his back against the wall.
When the hands were closed they looked like clusters of unpainted wooden balls as large as walnuts fastened together by steel rods.
In a country of plantation, first look about, what kind of victual the country yields of itself to hand; as chestnuts, walnuts, pineapples, olives, dates, plums, cherries, wild honey, and the like; and make use of them.
He had gone three miles round one day in order to bring her some walnuts, because she had said how fond she was of them, and in every thing else he was so very obliging.
He was reckoned very handsome; his person much admired in general, though not by her, there being a want of elegance of feature which she could not dispense with:but the girl who could be gratified by a Robert Martin's riding about the country to get walnuts for her might very well be conquered by Mr.
Two governesses were sitting with the Vogels at a table, on which were plates of raisins, walnuts, and almonds.
After dinner, over the walnuts and the wine, Sir Nathaniel returned to the subject of the local legends.
This was the first study showing that walnuts and walnut oil reduced blood pressure during stress, according to Dr.
November is the height of walnut season and prime time to consume the fibrous treat, preferably while sitting in front of your TV watching "The Nutcracker.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a new study revealed that a diet rich in walnuts and walnut oil may prepare the body to deal better with stress.