McGREGOR hung up the little jacket and the shoes for a scare-crow to frighten the blackbirds.
It was the second little jacket and pair of shoes that Peter had lost in a fortnight!
The red colors above faded away as the sun vanished, but a million stars were lighted, a million lamps shone; and the King's Son spread out his arms towards heaven, and wood, and sea; when at the same moment, coming by a path to the right, appeared, in his wooden shoes and jacket
, the poor boy who had been confirmed with him.
'I wanted to know,' I said, trembling, 'if you would buy a jacket.'
'Oh, how much for the jacket?' cried the old man, after examining it.
When all of the twelve mice had thus concealed themselves, the Scarecrow buttoned his Jacket
securely and then arose and thanked the Queen for her kindness.
The girl in the tan jacket
turned again, and looked in the eyes of Mrs.
Tupman in full brigand's costume, with a very tight jacket, sitting like a pincushion over his back and shoulders, the upper portion of his legs incased in the velvet shorts, and the lower part thereof swathed in the complicated bandages to which all brigands are peculiarly attached.
Snodgrass--to the authoress of "The Expiring Frog."' Very few people but those who have tried it, know what a difficult process it is to bow in green velvet smalls, and a tight jacket, and high-crowned hat; or in blue satin trunks and white silks, or knee-cords and top-boots that were never made for the wearer, and have been fixed upon him without the remotest reference to the comparative dimensions of himself and the suit.
Alexander faced her, resting his arm on the mantel behind him, and began to brush the sleeve of his jacket
. "Is this the way you mean to answer it, Hilda?" he asked unsteadily.
Billina whispered something in the Scarecrow's ear that made him smile and put his hands in his jacket pockets.
The Nome King had left his throne and pressed through his warriors to the front ranks, so he could see what was going on; but as he faced Ozma and her friends the Scarecrow, as if aroused to action by the valor of the private, drew one of Billina's eggs from his right jacket pocket and hurled it straight at the little monarch's head.
Aliosha, it is true, did not stand quite correctly; he kept turning round, trying to look at his little jacket from behind; but all the same he was wonderfully sweet.
The new frocks were taken off, and orders were given for the little girls to have their blouses put on, and the boys their old jackets, and the wagonette to be harnessed; with Brownie, to the bailiff's annoyance, again in the shafts, to drive out for mushroom picking and bathing.
I looked, too, at the seamen with the skiff -- big brown fellows, some in shirts, some with jackets
, some with coloured handkerchiefs about their throats, one with a brace of pistols stuck into his pockets, two or three with knotty bludgeons, and all with their case-knives.