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The smallness of the company made it necessary for the two principal actors to take several parts apiece, and they certainly deserved some credit for the hard work they did in learning three or four different parts, whisking in and out of various costumes, and managing the stage besides.
There were not many passengers besides themselves, and the weather had been fine.
Edna lingered a moment beside the table, arranging the books there.
I was half beside myself with glee; and if ever I despised a man, it was old Tom Redruth, who could do nothing but grumble and lament.
So when the day approached he put on his invisible belt, took a sack of gold pieces with him, and slipping into her room in the middle of the night, he placed the bag of gold beside her bed and returned to his sheep.
Why, even I, a midget beside him, felled him with a single blow of my fist.
I went to Montgomery again and knelt beside him, cursing my ignorance of medicine.
Upon my word," said Caderousse, from whose mind the friendly treatment of Dantes, united with the effect of the excellent wine he had partaken of, had effaced every feeling of envy or jealousy at Dantes' good fortune, -- "upon my word, Dantes is a downright good fellow, and when I see him sitting there beside his pretty wife that is so soon to be.
They passed on, and Eva saw beside each bed a Fairy, who with gentle hands and loving words soothed the suffering insects.
To friends above, from fiends below, the indignant ghost is riven - "From Hell unto a high estate far up within the Heaven - "From grief and groan, to a golden throne, beside the King of Heaven.
Dorothy had only one other dress, but that happened to be clean and was hanging on a peg beside her bed.
It had come--appearing suddenly from behind the forehead of the nearest upland, and stopping beside the boy with the barrow.