Then seizing the shaving
glass, he went on, "And this is the wretched thing that has done the mischief.
Just as this change had been effected, there presented himself for shaving
, a big, burly, good-humoured coal-heaver with a pipe in his mouth, who, drawing his hand across his chin, requested to know when a shaver would be disengaged.
The young woman moved away a few steps, and again bestowed her absorbed attention upon the shaving
These I whittled into shavings
or split into kindling.
On Sunday morning, after breakfast, when Billy was starting to go to the barber shop, she led him into the bedroom, whisked a towel aside, and revealed the razor box, shaving
mug, soap, brush, and lather all ready.
Literature; large print, respectfully descriptive of getting up at eight, shaving
close at a quarter past, breakfasting at nine, going to the City at ten, coming home at half-past five, and dining at seven.
Yes, sir, he cut himself in shaving
It may, at first sight, be matter of surprise to the thoughtless few that Mr Brass, being a professional gentleman, should not have legally indicted some party or parties, active in the promotion of the nuisance, but they will be good enough to remember, that as Doctors seldom take their own prescriptions, and Divines do not always practise what they preach, so lawyers are shy of meddling with the Law on their own account: knowing it to be an edged tool of uncertain application, very expensive in the working, and rather remarkable for its properties of close shaving
, than for its always shaving
the right person.
It was full of little brown chips that looked like the shavings
of some root.
flew right and left; till at last the plane-iron came bump against an indestructible knot.
Jane was the Cook; but she never did any cooking, because the dinner had been bought ready-made, in a box full of shavings
A scent of pine-wood from a tentlike pile of planks outside the open door mingled itself with the scent of the elder-bushes which were spreading their summer snow close to the open window opposite; the slanting sunbeams shone through the transparent shavings
that flew before the steady plane, and lit up the fine grain of the oak panelling which stood propped against the wall.