The next day, a gentleman and his wife (perfect strangers to the Montbarry family), returning to England by way of Venice, arrived at the hotel and occupied Number Fourteen.
On the day when Number Fourteen was again vacant, an English lady travelling alone with her maid arrived at the hotel, saw the room, and at once engaged it.
Norbury's experience of Number Fourteen differed entirely from her brother Henry's experience of the room.
And, remembering, I knew that I was at last a man--despite my meagre fourteen years--a man as big and manly as those two strapping giants who had quarrelled and made up on that memorable Sunday morning of long ago.
It was no part of the knowledge of the lad, fourteen years old, who sat in the Idler's cabin between the harpooner and the sailor, the air rich in his nostrils with the musty smell of men's sea-gear, roaring in chorus: "Yankee ship come down de ribber--pull, my bully boys, pull!"
I was no boy of fourteen, living the mediocre ways of the sleepy town called Oakland.
In this case, its affinities to the other fourteen
new species will be of a curious and circuitous nature.
Fortunately, Dantes had learned how to wait; he had waited fourteen
years for his liberty, and now he was free he could wait at least six months or a year for wealth.
The nitrate of soda was now selling at the ship's side at fourteen
shillings per hundred pounds: the chief expense is its transport to the sea-coast.
Immediately on leaving the governor's, Nicholas hired post horses and, taking his squadron quartermaster with him, drove at a gallop to the landowner, fourteen
miles away, who had the stud.
But in the moonlight, her fourteen
centuries of greatness fling their glories about her, and once more is she the princeliest among the nations of the earth.
He was not yet fourteen, but he had proved himself so eager a scholar that his father decided to send him to college and let him become a minister.
So after a year and a half of cheerful, social life, surrounded by many cultured friends, he and his wife moved to Craigenputtock, a lonely house fourteen miles from Dumfries, which belonged to Mrs.
These, added to the six of the original team, and Teek and Koona, the huskies obtained at the Rink Rapids on the record trip, brought the team up to fourteen. But the Outside dogs, though practically broken in since their landing, did not amount to much.
They were doing the thing in style, with fourteen dogs.