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Rouletabille went back to the door and carefully examined the lock and the bolt, satisfying himself that the door had certainly been burst open from the outside, and, further, that the key had been found in the lock on the inside of the chamber.
I had burst open the ends of my fingers at the very first, and during the reefing I had worked with tears of pain running down my cheeks.
The whole place was turned upside down, drawers burst open, and presses ransacked, with the result that an odd volume of Pope's 'Homer,' two plated candlesticks, an ivory letter-weight, a small oak barometer, and a ball of twine are all that have vanished.
The robber must have just burst open the door--the lock has been forced--when William came upon him.
There were flowering cherry-trees near and apple-trees whose buds were pink and white, and here and there one had burst open wide.
A MUM told yesterday how her new breasts burst open in a car crash.
A customer in his 40s reportedly said: "The door burst open and this man started shouting about the policy on swearing.
I laughed and laughed SO much my lip burst open and collagen filler started to dribble out.
She said: "The pen was so full that at one point during the game the gate burst open with the pressure of the crowd and Marian fell through the gate and out onto the pitch.
Tons of small coal from overturned wagons burst open the kitchen window and covered the spot where Mrs Scully had been, piling up to a height of several feet.
Investigators confirmed that a 55-gallon metal drum of nuclear waste burst open after it was packed with the wrong kind of cat litter, as had been suspected since last year
The parents of Stephen Slaughter, four, claim the plastic battery box operating flashing lights on the outfit burst open and flew 15ft in the air.