One bright summer's morning Silas had been more engrossed than usual in "setting up" a new piece of work, an occasion on which his scissors
were in requisition.
Upon a table were paints and brushes, while several pair of scissors
, of different sizes, were lying about.
Someone, then, cut out the message with a pair of short-bladed scissors
, pasted it with paste--"
"No; tell me, what was it?" he said, sitting down beside her and watching the tiny scissors
Todd, I will thank you for the scissors
from the case, Now, young man, I think you’ll do.
(Miss de Sor, allow me to apologize for the mean manner in which this school is carried on; the knives and forks are counted and locked up every night)--I say take that pair of scissors
, Cecilia, and carve the cake, and don't keep the largest bit for yourself.
because of the scissors
. She scrambled out quickly, rushed to the edge of the causeway, and turned round.
And while he stared thunderstruck, with the gaping scissors
on his fingers, I shouted my discovery at him fiendishly, in six words, without comment.
Cut my shirt away from the collar; there's a pair of scissors
on that table.
Tom followed Maggie upstairs into her mother's room, and saw her go at once to a drawer, from which she took out a large pair of scissors
He rose from his seat, and walked to the window, apparently from not knowing what to do; took up a pair of scissors
that lay there, and while spoiling both them and their sheath by cutting the latter to pieces as he spoke, said, in a hurried voice,
I thought I had separated you from all the world, and yet you have deceived me!' In her anger she clutched Rapunzel's beautiful tresses, wrapped them twice round her left hand, seized a pair of scissors
with the right, and snip, snap, they were cut off, and the lovely braids lay on the ground.
Going to a cloth bag that hung on a nail by the wall she took out a long pair of sewing scissors
and held them in her hand like a dagger.
She grasped a pair of scissors
greedily and stabbed the air with them.
Madame Ratignolle folded her sewing, placing thimble, scissors
, and thread all neatly together in the roll, which she pinned securely.