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then the sofas were sprinkled, and the broom given a slight coating.
He looked at his companion sneakingly, he looked at him admiringly, he looked at him boldly, and put up one leg on the sofa.
As they left us, the girl who had so strangely revealed my husband's secret to me rose in her corner and approached the sofa.
Betteredge followed him out; I went to the sofa to look at Mr.
Gilbert went to the sofa and bent over him for a few moments.
She did not wish that man to change his position on the sofa which was very suitable to the circumstances.
She was on her knees drawing the doll's house from beneath the sofa, where it had been hidden away; and immediately I thought, "I shall slip the insulting message into this." But I did not, and I shall tell you why.
Before she could add another word, Lady Montbarry sprang from the sofa with the stealthy suddenness of a cat--seized her by both shoulders-- and shook her with the strength and frenzy of a madwoman.
She tossed the embroidery away from her on the sofa. "On second thoughts, I don't care about my work," she said.
After a little while she turned on her sofa and exclaimed, 'Dear me, dear me, there never was such a long day as this!' After another little while, she got up slowly, walked about, and came back again.
The two had seated themselves on a little bumpy sofa which stood against the wall.
Pierre reaching the house first went into Prince Andrew's study like one quite at home, and from habit immediately lay down on the sofa, took from the shelf the first book that came to his hand (it was Caesar's Commentaries), and resting on his elbow, began reading it in the middle.