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had granted the favor of being buried in Saint Laurent, in better company, they found among all those hideous carcasses two skeletons, one of which held the other in its embrace.
It was the subject of skeletons that brought this boy back to my recollection.
Come, he's amusing, anyway, your skeleton, and not depressing," said Dolly, smiling.
Maybe you think a nice live little boy wouldn't be better than that old dead skeleton you keep somewhere; but I think it would
Save for the big mound of greyish-blue powder in one corner, certain bars of aluminium in another, the black birds, and the skeletons of the killed, the place was merely an empty circular pit in the sand.
The smallest skeleton was given but passing attention, as its location, in the crib, left no doubt as to its having been the infant offspring of this unhappy couple.
Do, auntie, it's perfectly splendid," cried Rose's voice, and Rose's blooming face was seen behind the ribs of the skeleton, smiling and nodding in the gayest possible manner.
I have never seen any money in the house,' said Mrs Lammle to the skeleton, 'except my own annuity.
I know it must be a skeleton, I am sure it is Laurentina's skeleton.
The skeleton was lying near the little well, in the place where the Angel of Music first held Christine Daae fainting in his trembling arms, on the night when he carried her down to the cellars of the opera-house.
As he spoke, Death, a grisly skeleton, appeared and said to him: "What wouldst thou, Mortal?
And let no man doubt this Arkite story; for in the ancient Joppa, now Jaffa, on the Syrian coast, in one of the Pagan temples, there stood for many ages the vast skeleton of a whale, which the city's legends and all the inhabitants asserted to be the identical bones of the monster that Perseus slew.