Seeing that she had really melted away to nothing, Dorothy drew another bucket
of water and threw it over the mess.
to the place in question," pursues the lawyer, "I shall feel obliged to you if you will do so.
To those of the white race who look to the incoming of those of foreign birth and strange tongue and habits of the prosperity of the South, were I permitted I would repeat what I say to my own race: "Cast down your bucket
where you are.
It was impossible to bale it, but he was calmer now and managed to catch them in his tin bucket
Deep ruts and "cradle-holes" were worn in the ice, as on terra firma, by the passage of the sleds over the same track, and the horses invariably ate their oats out of cakes of ice hollowed out like buckets
A sailor, from time to time and quite methodically, as a matter of routine, dropped a canvas bucket
into the ocean at the end of a rope, hauled it in hand under hand, and sluiced its contents over the prostrate man.
Then the bucket
was hooked on; and the sobered man and another got in with lights, giving the word
Forty year ago, you had only to let down the bucket
till the first knot in the rope was free of the windlass, and you heard it splashing in the cold dull water.
were about the size of large thimbles, and the poor people supplied me with them as fast as they could: but the flame was so violent that they did little good.
I'll just ask this guileless peasant, with his brace of buckets
that contain (apparently) water, if he'll be so kind as to direct us.
Last night, old Sanna carried so many buckets
of water into the house that I asked her why she was doing that, and she said that if I would promise not to tell anyone, and she said that early tomorrow morning when father was out hunting, she would set the kettle full of water, throw you into it and boil you; but we will get up quickly, dress ourselves, and go away together.
A huge Irishman at their head, they were passing buckets
towards the after-hold; the press of people hid the hatchway from us until we gained the poop; but we heard the buckets
spitting and a hose-pipe hissing into the flames below; and we saw the column of white vapor rising steadily from their midst.