Miss Verinder went back to the sitting-room
, and I went upstairs to Mr.
It was between one and two o'clock at night, as Cassy was returning from her ministrations to poor Tom, that she heard the sound of wild shrieking, whooping, halloing, and singing, from the sitting-room
, mingled with the barking of dogs, and other symptoms of general uproar.
Leonard tidied up the sitting-room
, and began to prepare their evening meal.
In the sitting-room
, the state of affairs, perpetually changing, now presented itself under another new aspect.
She need not have done so, however, for the door of the sitting-room
was not opened.
Manson Mingott's flesh had long since made it impossible for her to go up and down stairs, and with characteristic independence she had made her reception rooms upstairs and established herself (in flagrant violation of all the New York proprieties) on the ground floor of her house; so that, as you sat in her sitting-room
window with her, you caught
He went into Philip's sitting-room
to look for a siphon, could not find one, and fetched it from his own room.
Arrived there, she paused to listen for a moment, then breathed a little more freely and led him to a small sitting-room
at the end of a long passage.