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But when will the chest be ready for me I merely asked, as I stuffed the notes into my cigarette case.
Oodles and oodles of it, my gentlemen, in cask and chest, in cask and chest, a fathom under the sand.
As, with the assistance of the negro, he slowly bore his ponderous sea chest toward the shore, they eyed it with a superstitious feeling, half doubting whether he were not really about to embark upon it and launch forth upon the wild waves.
Open the other chests, white men," croaked Gagool, "there are surely more therein.
He saw a mighty arm upraised, and a stout spear shoot forward toward the lion, to bury itself in the broad chest.
And as soon as Peter had given him the deed, the chest flew open, and Peter caught up a handful of the gold.
You, Tom, and Bill, take a couple more down and fetch up the chest.
Having obtained a light, he discovered this to be a glass wheel, part of an elaborate piece of mechanism which he must in his sleep have taken from the chest, which was now opened.
He had in his chest a tool for everything he wanted to do, and these must have been magic tools because they did their work so fast and so well.
We only came to look and see what was in the chest.
A moment later he was moving noiselessly across the campong toward the house in which Professor Maxon lay peacefully sleeping; while at the south gate Bududreen and his six cutthroats crept cautiously within and slunk in the dense shadows of the palisade toward the workshop where lay the heavy chest of their desire.
Her resolute effort threw back the lid, and gave to her astonished eyes the view of a white cotton counterpane, properly folded, reposing at one end of the chest in undisputed possession!