hope chest

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chest for storage of clothing (trousseau) and household goods in anticipation of marriage

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The second discovery was the impressivelyproduced guide to the 2014/15 season by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, which was nestling in the bottom drawer of my desk.
The second discovery was the impressively-produced guide to the 2014/15 season by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, which was nestling in the bottom drawer of my desk.
Store it in the bottom drawer of your refrigerator, which is usually the coldest part of your fridge, but never freeze it.
If we're not careful, Knaus warned, we can easily wind up "living life in the bottom drawer.
In the 80s, I reckon every boy knew a teacher who always kept one stashed in his bottom drawer.
A note at the end of this intriguing book calls it an 'environmental fable' and tells us that it was tucked away in Gary's bottom drawer until 'Ross's illustrator eye and magic fingers brought [it] to life.
It was only later in that week I had the courage to venture into my bottom drawer and pull out the synopsis of his autobiography, together with the first couple of chapters.
The bottom drawer boasts deluxe sizes of Tarte's most coveted products: Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush in new shades Glory (shimmering peach) and Starlet (shimmering rose), Park Avenue Princess Mineral Powder Bronzer and Provocateur Amazonian Clay Shimmering Powder in Rose.
10 Ludlow, nap) Has looked limited over hurdles, but drops to the bottom drawer and thought capable of getting his head in front if putting his best foot forward.
THEY might be the fairer sex but when it comes to storage, women are winning the battle for the bottom drawer.
This story had been sitting unnoticed in a pile of manuscripts, I guess in a bottom drawer, and I don't think anybody fully understood what it was," said Tony Summerfield of the Enid Blyton Society.
People have barely had time to think about pulling their sweaters out of the bottom drawer and already there's talk of snow.
It also doesn't matter where you keep their names--in Quickbooks, in an Excel file, or in your bottom drawer.
Here's hoping I'm right and we can finally cast our woolly jumpers to the bottom drawer for another year.
The new refrigerator also stands out in the adjustable temperature of its bottom drawer between -18 AC and 5AC.