We gave each other the bureau and cushion covers, and the screen
is mine from Mr.
was an old one, of gilt Spanish leather, stamped and wrought with a rather florid Louis-Quatorze pattern.
I did not hate her so much, however, when I was running about the room and peeping through the crack in the screen
I'd made a frame for a screen
for Miss Lyddy--she's allays making something with her worsted-work, you know--and she'd given me particular orders about this screen
, and there was as much talking and measuring as if we'd been planning a house.
Big with new birth the belly heaves Beneath its screen
of scented leaves; Past any doubt, the bull conceives!
Through the afternoons he and the Hindu boy would mount guard in the shop, sitting dumb behind a carpet-bale or a screen
and watching Mr Lurgan's many and very curious visitors.
From his high window--whose height made it a screen
from the observation of others--he saw the chain of watchers move into his own grounds, and then presently break up--Adam Salton going one way, and Lady Arabella, followed by the nigger, another.
The Lion thought it might be as well to frighten the Wizard, so he gave a large, loud roar, which was so fierce and dreadful that Toto jumped away from him in alarm and tipped over the screen
that stood in a corner.
Ah, old screen
, what a gorgeous personage you must have been in your young days, when the tulips and roses and lilies (all growing from one stem) were fresh in their glistening sheen
she asks, looking full at him in her careless way again and toying with her screen
He was hidden from the bed by a screen
, but the woman guessed what he was doing.
The gates of the sanctuary screen
were closed, the curtain was slowly drawn, and from behind it a soft mysterious voice pronounced some words.