But to the great astonishment of D'Artagnan, the shutter
This idea, however simple it may now seem, escaped the police for the same reason that the breadth of the shutters
escaped them - because, by the affair of the nails, their perceptions had been hermetically sealed against the possibility of the windows having ever been opened at all.
Then when you hear him retire for the night, you must open the shutters
of your window, undo the hasp, put your lamp there as a signal to us, and then withdraw quietly with everything which you are likely to want into the room which you used to occupy.
From beneath the half-raised shutters
of the bungalow other bowmen did effective service in greater security, and after the first assault, Mugambi withdrew his entire force within the building.
I drew back the little shutter
from the peephole in the wall, and looked through it.
The lower shutters
would not be closed at that hour; and if they were, she could lay her hand on the Bible, in its place on the parlor book-shelf, in the dark.
In the meanwhile, Turlington barred the window shutters
of the room, and looked at his watch.
Eugenie ordered the porter to put down the portmanteau, gave him some pieces of money, and having rapped at the shutter
sent him away.
Open here I flung the shutter
, when, with many a flirt and flutter, In there stepped a stately raven of the saintly days of yore; Not the least obeisance made he; not an instant stopped or stayed he; But, with mien of lord or lady, perched above my chamber door -- Perched upon a bust of Pallas just above my chamber door -- Perched, and sat, and nothing more.
At this moment, the shutter
of a window opened, and disclosed the sallow face and the dark eyes of the young man, who with intense interest watched the scene which was preparing.
A second door, leading from the bed-chamber into the yard, was locked; and the wooden shutter
protecting the one window of the room was carefully barred.
It had a wide door in front and a broad shutter
at each side.