Reed herself, at far intervals, visited it to review the contents of a certain secret drawer in the wardrobe
, where were stored divers parchments, her jewel-casket, and a miniature of her deceased husband; and in those last words lies the secret of the red-room--the spell which kept it so lonely in spite of its grandeur.
was empty; and all her boxes but one, which she has evidently taken away with her, are empty, too.
My love was so much in my mind and it was so natural to me to confide in Peggotty, when I found her again by my side of an evening with the old set of industrial implements, busily making the tour of my wardrobe
, that I imparted to her, in a sufficiently roundabout way, my great secret.
As a little sprig of lavender will perfume a queen's wardrobe
, so will a short year of love keep sweet a long life.
This would be a fairy journey," he said, "if one could forget the woman down below, cooking her husband's dinner in a stifling hole about as big as your wardrobe
They say that when good Americans die they go to Paris," chuckled Sir Thomas, who had a large wardrobe
of Humour's cast-off clothes.
She took him to the wardrobe
and property-rooms, took him all over her empire, which was artificial, but immense, covering seventeen stories from the ground-floor to the roof and inhabited by an army of subjects.
All the while Schacabac was treated by the Barmecide as a familiar friend, and dressed in a garment out of his own wardrobe
He had a coat for every hour of the day; and just as they say of a king, 'He is in the council-chamber,' they always said here, 'The Emperor is in the wardrobe
I sat and pondered awhile, and then some thought occurred to me, and I made search of my portmanteau and in the wardrobe
where I had placed my clothes.
This cell was, to speak correctly, the arsenal and wardrobe
of the Nautilus.
was amply supplied and in the best taste.
In addition to this he perceived that the top of a wardrobe
and the marble of a commode were covered with empty bottles.
The door could not be opened easily on account of the presence of a large wardrobe
As we were so closely connected, and on the whole were affectionate as became brothers and sisters, it was the common wish that we might not be separated, but go together into the same wardrobe
, let it be foreign or domestic, that of prince or plebeian.