"Why, the English bags, Mordioux!" said D'Artagnan, all radiant, quite transfigured.
"Now give ten crowns to the postilion," said D'Artagnan, in the tone he would have employed in commanding a maneuver; "two lads to bring up the two first bags, two to bring up the two last, -- and move, Mordioux!
This done Tarzan busied himself fitting the other bags, one over each of Numa's formidably armed paws.
Tarzan watched and was sure that they would hold, yet Numa is mightily muscled and there was the chance, always, that he might struggle free of his bonds after which all would depend upon the efficacy of Tarzan's bags and draw strings.
About the only thing that had not been demolished was a machine gun which had been protected by sand bags.
There were jam pots and paper bags
, and mountains of chopped grass from the mowing machine
And you, dear Marionette, why are you wearing that cotton bag
down to your nose?"
Grewgious helped her to get her hat on again, and hung upon his arm the very little bag that was of no earthly use, and led her by the hand (with a certain stately awkwardness, as if he were going to walk a minuet) across Holborn, and into Furnival's Inn.
The Unlimited had laid in everything omitted from the very little bag
Peter Magnus, when the striped bag, and the red bag, and the brown-paper parcel, and the leather hat-box, had all been deposited in the passage.
Pickwick, Sir, there is a suit of clothes in that bag, and a hat in that box, which, I expect, in the effect they will produce, will be invaluable to me, sir.'
Peter Magnus rang the bell for the chambermaid; and the striped bag, the red bag, the leathern hat-box, and the brown-paper parcel, having been conveyed to his bedroom, he retired in company with a japanned candlestick, to one side of the house, while Mr.
The only person in sight was an elderly woman, sitting in a wagon with mail bags piled around her.
This rig of mine's kinder small for the mail bags and I'm some heftier than Thomas!' Just wait, miss, till I shift these bags a bit and I'll tuck you in somehow.
"Hold on a minute, my servant 'll he'p you with them bags
. Jump out and he'p the gentleman, Adolphus" -- meaning me, I see.