It comprised all that was required of the servant, from eight in the morning, exactly at which hour Phileas Fogg rose, till half-past eleven, when he left the house for the Reform Club--all the details of service, the tea and toast at twenty-three minutes past eight, the shaving-water at thirty-seven minutes past nine, and the toilet
at twenty minutes before ten.
Kory-Kory, previous to mounting the elevation, paused for a moment, like a dandy at a ball-room door, to put a hasty finish to his toilet
Those, too, who had remained at home, tasked their wardrobes and toilets
to do honor to the procession.
The mirror was cracked across; the dressing-table had lost a leg; and both lay flat, with my brushes and shaving-table, and the foolish toilet
crockery which no one uses (but I should have to replace) strewn upon the carpet.
These ends he tied together, under the armpits; and thus arrayed, presented himself once more before the captain, with an air of perfect self-satisfaction, as though he thought it impossible for any fault to be found with his toilet
So saying, she ran off to make her hasty toilet
, leaving me to pilot my way back to my sitting-room, where, in due time, I was served with a cup of tea.
Agnes found her watch, forgotten on the toilet
table, as she had anticipated.
she went on, looking over her shoulder at the White Kitten, which was still patiently undergoing its toilet
, 'when WILL Dinah have finished with your White Majesty, I wonder?
You will need, after your journey, to refresh yourself by making your toilet
Moreover, all this was mingled in him, with great pretentions to elegance, toilet
, and a fine appearance.
The valet led Felton through a large hall in which waited the deputies from La Rochelle, headed by the Prince de Soubise, and introduced him into a closet where Buckingham, just out of the bath, was finishing his toilet
, upon which, as at all times, he bestowed extraordinary attention.
The Japanese screen half-folded back showed a delicate toilet
service of blue and white set forth on a marble slab, and near by was the great bath-pan, with Turkish towels and a sponge as big as Rose's head.