It was half-past six when we reached Benson's lock
, and dusk was drawing on, and she began to get excited then.
He, greatly admiring Belinda's shining locks
, longs to possess one, and makes up his mind that he will.
And when she came to the meadow, she sat down upon a bank there, and let down her waving locks
of hair, which were all of pure silver; and when Curdken saw it glitter in the sun, he ran up, and would have pulled some of the locks
out, but she cried:
enclosure on a lonely island, a notorious vivisector, and these crippled and distorted men?
The Deputy Lock
opened the letter with a grave face, which underwent no change as he eyed its contents.
Boxtel, who saw all this whilst hiding himself on the landing-place of the staircase above, descended step by step from his story as Rosa descended from hers; so that, when she touched with her light foot the lowest step of the staircase, Boxtel touched with a still lighter hand the lock
of Rosa's chamber.
I threw open the door of the bedroom next to mine, and went and locked
myself into my own room.
can all be opened from the inside - you are very imprudent."
So the Doctor and his pets were led back to prison and locked
These he tried only to find each securely locked
. The corridor wound more erratically the farther he advanced.
Be it as it may, we have private reasons for knowing that a tall figure in a white sheet did walk, at the most approved ghostly hours, around the Legree premises,--pass out the doors, glide about the house,--disappear at intervals, and, reappearing, pass up the silent stairway, into that fatal garret; and that, in the morning, the entry doors were all found shut and locked
as firm as ever.
The house has to be closed and locked
, and I shall trot around to the pigeon house, and shall send Celestine over in the morning to straighten things up."