We ran to the ladder, but at the moment of reaching it, Daddy Jacques drew my attention to the half-open door
of the little semi-circular room, situated under the terrace, at the extremity of the right wing of the chateau, having the terrace for its roof.
Mrs Brooks had not been able to catch any word of farewell, temporary or otherwise, between her tenants at the door
Cautiously I opened the door
of my apartment and, followed by Woola, sought the inner of the great doors
But after a few days spent almost entirely out of doors
she wakened one morning knowing what it was to be hungry, and when she sat down to her breakfast she did not glance disdainfully at her porridge and push it away, but took up her spoon and began to eat it and went on eating it until her bowl was empty.
He on the other side of the door
naturally heard the noise and greeted it with a triumphant screech: "Aha
Mademoiselle," I said, "it is absolutely necessary, that you should open that door
She gave me a friendly smack on the shoulder which nearly knocked me down--relapsed, the instant after, into her leaden stolidity of look and manner and led the way out by the front door
As I realised this I rose, and in three steps had crossed the room, seized the handle of the door
into the yard, and flung it open before me.
He then turned to the left, down a corridor which had escaped the attention of the two friends, but as he opened the door
he paused, as if in thought.
He attempted to open the door
only to find that it resisted his every effort--it was locked upon the outside.
Mirabel suddenly moved so as to place himself between her and the door
No one could say just where they appeared upon the open lawn on their way to the front door
by which they entered, nor at exactly what point they vanished as they came out; or, rather, while each spectator was positive enough about these matters, no two agreed.