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After a while, as the maid did not come back, and those upstairs were thirsty for the beer, the man said to the boy: 'Just go down into the cellar and see where Elsie and the girl are.
Upstairs they waited for the boy, but as he still did not return, the man said to the woman: 'Just go down into the cellar and see where Elsie is
So the ladies-in-waiting had to go down to him again.
Why those are the ladies-in-waiting playing their games; I must go down to them.
Let me go down to this house whose name I forget instead of you.
I go down in no spirit of interference, but to make inquiries.
I took my way straight for the east coast of the island, for I was determined to go down the sea side of the spit to avoid all chance of observation from the anchorage.
There was a little one-horse town about three mile down the bend, and after dinner the duke said he had ciphered out his idea about how to run in daylight without it being dangersome for Jim; so he allowed he would go down to the town and fix that thing.
Now, I'll go down to, and go away with, Mr Lightwood,' said Bella, springing up.
A violent storm arose, and with the vessel in great danger of sinking, the one in the stern inquired of the pilot which of the two ends of the ship would go down first.
Perhaps if I go down to the seaside I shall be able to borrow a boat that will take us to Africa.
Their lack of goals will cause them problems and if they lose Jonny Evans in this January transfer window, then they will be a serious threat to go down.