References in classic literature ?
However, it was too late to alter the matter now, so I locked it up in my private safe and turned once more to my work.
On examining the premises the body of the unfortunate watchman was found doubled up and thrust into the largest of the safes, where it would not have been discovered until Monday morning had it not been for the prompt action of Sergeant Tuson.
It is perfectly safe," said the courier contemptuously.
These documents are contained in a safe in the fellow's study, and the study is the ante-room of his bed-chamber.
Then he unlocked one of the safes and drew out from an inner drawer a parchment book bound in brown vellum.
They are safe in the old cabin beyond, that has been put up ready to receive them again," said Fairfax quietly.
We saw a light at the hall-door and at the upper windows, and as we came up mistress ran out, saying, "Are you really safe, my dear?
They've got him back, safe and sound, and he's in that cabin again, on bread and water, and loaded down with chains, till he's claimed or sold
But they were quite safe, for no one knew of that hiding-place but Chee-Chee--not even the other monkeys.
I returned my thanks, by the interpreter, for so unusual a favour; and some troops being at that time on their march to Nangasac, the commanding officer had orders to convey me safe thither, with particular instructions about the business of the crucifix.
Or if this does not happen, and merciful Heaven watches over him and keeps him safe and sound, it may be he will be in the same poverty he was in before, and he must go through more engagements and more battles, and come victorious out of all before he betters himself; but miracles of that sort are seldom seen.
And indeed he does not want my help; you do not know him as I do; he is safe, he is quite safe; mark my words, he will never more be heard of.