The wind had the burning taste of fresh snow; my throat and nostrils smarted as if someone had opened a hartshorn bottle
And he seated himself at the table; the waiter pulled a cork, and he took the bottle
and poured three glasses of its contents in succession down his throat.
Only one bottle
along- side of Injun Joe ain't enough.
The lion then composed himself on his back on a sofa on one side of the drinking-table, while the jackal sat at his own paper-bestrewn table proper, on the other side of it, with the bottles
and glasses ready to his hand.
Far in this den of infamous resort, there was a low-browed, beetling shop, below a pent-house roof, where iron, old rags, bottles
, bones, and greasy offal, were bought.
arrived before 'the half' was many weeks old; and with it a cake in a perfect nest of oranges, and two bottles
of cowslip wine.
Every Christmas Day he presented himself, as a profound novelty, with exactly the same words, and carrying the two bottles
And when I say "drinking," I speak not of smuggled gin or of brandy bottles
held fiercely by the neck till they are empty.
She then gave two glass bottles
into the Princess's charge, desiring her to take the greatest care of them, and having enforced her orders with the most awful threats in case of disobedience, she vanished, leaving the little girl at liberty to explore the palace and grounds and a good deal relieved at having only two apparently easy tasks set her.
Grimaud understood that it was to be a breakfast on the grass, took the basket, packed up the viands, added the bottles
, and then took the basket on his arm.
Suddenly Musqueton uttered a cry of delight, taking from beneath one of the benches a bottle
of wine; and on looking more closely in the same place he discovered a dozen similar bottles
, bread, and a monster junk of salted beef.
I had just consummated an unusually hearty dinner, of which the dyspeptic truffe formed not the least important item, and was sitting alone in the dining-room, with my feet upon the fender, and at my elbow a small table which I had rolled up to the fire, and upon which were some apologies for dessert, with some miscellaneous bottles
of wine, spirit andliqueur.
For these occasions he kept a few bottles
of beer under the bed, and one of these and a pipe would help him to bear the burden of life.
There was no one in the anteroom; empty bottles
, cloaks, and overshoes were lying about; there was a smell of alcohol, and sounds of voices and shouting in the distance.
One whole shelf was marked: "Brain Furniture," and the bottles
on this shelf were labeled as follows: "Obedience," "Cleverness," "Judgment," "Courage," "Ingenuity," "Amiability," "Learning," "Truth," "Poesy," "Self Reliance.