Then I took up the pig and held him to my breast with my jacket (so he couldn't drip) till I got a good piece
below the house and then dumped him into the river.
The man obeyed, and placed in my brother's hands a purse containing five hundred pieces
Among the valuables of the trousseau was a piece
of exquisite lace, that had never been even worn.
Without attempting to oppose her further, but merely shrugging my shoulders, I placed twelve more ten-gulden pieces
upon the table.
And the poet rummaged in his pocket, and drew out a piece
of brass, oblong, quadrangular, about a line in thickness, and an inch and a half in length.
She gave each a little piece
of bread, and said: 'There is something for your dinner, but do not eat it up before then, for you will get nothing else.
It drifted about till it went to pieces
, and often Starkey came to the shore of the lagoon, and with many bitter feelings watched the bird sitting on his hat.
The strangers entered the first house they came to, which was also the largest, and found the floor strewn with pieces
of the people who lived there.
In order from left to right on the line of squares nearest the players, the jetan pieces
are Warrior, Padwar, Dwar, Flier, Chief, Princess, Flier, Dwar, Padwar, Warrior.
The 1875 piece
was a hair thinner than the other coins, but neither Clayton nor Spider could have detected it without the aid of a micrometer.
Thereupon the Robber put five hundred pieces
of gold into the Cadi's hand.
On the sofa lay an old guitar, several thumbed pieces
of music, and a scattered litter of curl- papers; together with a confused heap of play-bills, and a pair of soiled white satin shoes with large blue rosettes.