On their way to the theatre there was a street blockade, and it was two hours before their cab could get out of it.
He spoke to his love and won her there while the cab was hemmed in.
The first week of my life as a cab
horse was very trying.
He had avoided the name of any destination, for there was now quite a little band of railway folk about the cab, and he still kept an eye upon the court of justice, and laboured to avoid concentric evidence.
Forth trundled the cab into the Christmas streets, the fare within plunged in the blackness of a despair that neighboured on unconsciousness, the driver on the box digesting his rebuke and his customer's duplicity.
Winnie followed her mother into the cab. Stevie climbed on the box.
Her eyes gleamed in the shadow of the cab straight ahead, immovable.
But we must have a cab. We can't stand here until half-past eleven.
The rain was so sudden: nobody was prepared; and everybody had to take a cab. I've been to Charing Cross one way and nearly to Ludgate Circus the other; and they were all engaged.
"Patent leathers and Square-toes came in the same cab, and they walked down the pathway together as friendly as possible -- arm-in-arm, in all probability.
This conversation had occurred while our cab had been threading its way through a long succession of dingy streets and dreary by-ways.
is waiting, and I have my last words to say to you.
I'm going that way--I'm going that way." She spoke with breathless eagerness, and pressed by me into the cab
Crum gave her his arm, and put her into the cab
. She looked so pale and faint that he proposed sending his housekeeper with her.
Ensconced in his corner, with his arms folded, he stared out of the cab
window at the street.