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The old vagabond was settled again in his armchair, with his dog in his lap, his pipe in his mouth, and his French novel in his hand; exhibiting exactly the picture of frowzy comfort which he had presented when his visitors first entered the room.
And one of the robbers saw that there was a gold ring still left on her finger, and as it was difficult to draw off, he took a hatchet and cut off her finger; but the finger sprang into the air and fell behind the great cask into my lap.
She kissed him, then seated herself again, and took another tablecloth on her lap, unfolding it a little way to look at the pattern, while the children stood by in mute wretchedness, their minds quite filled for the moment with the words "beggars" and "workhouse.
And, mind you, when a girl tries to catch anything in her lap she throws her knees apart; she don't clap them together, the way you did when you catched the lump of lead.
He walked over to Colin's sofa and put the new-born lamb quietly on his lap, and immediately the little creature turned to the warm velvet dressing-gown and began to nuzzle and nuzzle into its folds and butt its tight-curled head with soft impatience against his side.
The better quality bores undergo a lap finish to extreme tolerances in diameter and uniformity as well as surface finish or refinement.
The Victory Team never recovered from a penalty lap at the start and were, therefore, forced to run three long laps instead of two.
Not classified: 19 Kimi Raikkonen (Fin) Ferrari 38 laps completed, 20 Max Verstappen (Ned) Red Bull 28 laps, 21 Esteban Gutierrez (Mex) Haas F1 16 laps, 22 Nico Hulkenberg (Ger) Force India 1 lap.
Daniil Kvyat (Russia) Toro Rosso -- Ferrari 58 laps
DHL, the world's leading logistics group, honored Sebastian Vettel with this year s DHL Fastest Lap Award during a special ceremony at the final Grand Prix of 2013; the FORMULA 1 GRANDE PREMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 2013 on November 24.
Lap 19 Webber goes in for tyres and Vettel goes back in front.
Kanto Terrorists Team featuring Austin Sicat, Michael Libao and Jereme Rosete were the runners-up, finishing with 124 laps.