"Well, you'd better not play," Dolokhov added, and springing a new pack of cards
said: "Bank, gentlemen!"
Go and play at your tiresome old cards
, then, if you will."
Reaching over Daylight's shoulder, she picked up his hand and read it, at the same time shielding the faces of the five cards
close to his chest.
While he was at a loss, Carton said, resuming his former air of contemplating cards
The Indian, in his turn, pointed to the card
. It is written there," he said.
'I had no intention to offend,' said the old man, looking anxiously at the cards
. 'I thought that--'
One afternoon Sarah shivered in her elegant hall bedroom; "house heated; scrupulously clean; conveniences; seen to be appreciated." She had no work to do except Schulenberg's menu cards
. Sarah sat in her squeaky willow rocker, and looked out the window.
If he played a wrong card
, Miss Bolo looked a small armoury of daggers; if he stopped to consider which was the right one, Lady Snuphanuph would throw herself back in her chair, and smile with a mingled glance of impatience and pity to Mrs.
I have my plan," said her Ladyship, comfortably conscious of the card
in her pocket.
Cluny sat at the table, biting the pack of cards
. Alan had stooped over the bed, and had his face close to my eyes; to which, troubled as they were with the fever, it seemed of the most shocking bigness.
At games of cards
he was equally skilful; for though he would constantly lose money at the commencement of an evening, playing so carelessly and making such blunders, that newcomers were often inclined to think meanly of his talent; yet when roused to action and awakened to caution by repeated small losses, it was remarked that Crawley's play became quite different, and that he was pretty sure of beating his enemy thoroughly before the night was over.
le Cardinal de Mazarin, who gave a card
party to the king and queen.
Foremost among those leaving cards
at the eminently aristocratic door before it is quite painted, are the Veneerings: out of breath, one might imagine, from the impetuosity of their rush to the eminently aristocratic steps.
Bishopriggs shuffled out of the room to fetch the cards
A light-colored mulatto boy, in dress coat and bearing a diminutive silver tray for the reception of cards
, admitted them.