His dark eyes flashed fatally, away from us, in the direction of the shy dummy
; and then he went on with cultivated cynicism.
"I suppose I ought to give the wooden dummy
a good start of me," growled Jim.
Once Thomson, when he was dummy
, crossed the room and approached them.
Chitling: all intent upon a game of whist; the Artful taking dummy
against Master Bates and Mr.
The discovery that this was a dummy
, and that the bed was clamped to the floor, instantly gave rise to the suspicion that the rope was there as a bridge for something passing through the hole and coming to the bed.