wrapper


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The pages of my poor friend's Journal are waiting for you at my house-- sealed up, with your name on the wrapper.
I come up, after having fallen asleep myself, below, and find you in your wrapper here, with the nightmare.
The study door flew open, the little red wrapper appeared on the threshold, joy put strength into the feeble limbs, and Beth ran straight into her father's arms.
Madame Haupt set the frying pan to one side and wiped her hands on her wrapper.
He was still fingering the fold of her wrapper, but he began to look a little more as if he believed in her reality.
There was the wrapper, the bottle, and the white powder inside, some sort of powder
She put on a wadded wrapper and slippers and stole quietly down the tabooed front stairs, carefully closed the kitchen door behind her so that no noise should waken the rest of the household, busied herself for a half hour with the early morning routine she knew so well, and then went back to her room to dress before calling the children.
D'Artagnan, surprising one of those smiles over his shoulder, put the bundle in its wrapper.
Dairyman Crick, who was there with the rest, his wrapper gleaming miraculously white against a leaden evening sky, suddenly looked at his heavy watch.
After she left him he sat drearily, with drooping shoulders, on the edge of the bed, gazing about him with lack-lustre eyes that saw nothing until the torn wrapper of a magazine, which had come in the morning's mail and which lay unopened, shot a gleam of light into his darkened brain.
There was no sound of their whereabout, when the Dodger descended the stairs, bearing the light in his hand, and followed by a man in a coarse smock-frock; who, after casting a hurried glance round the room, pulled off a large wrapper which had concealed the lower portion of his face, and disclosed: all haggard, unwashed, and unshorn: the features of flash Toby Crackit.
He who would strip you of veils and wrappers, and paints and gestures, would just have enough left to scare the crows.