In one room, which looked like a lady's sitting-room
, the hangings were all embroidered velvet, and in a cabinet were about a hundred little elephants made of ivory.
Having reached his end successfully in both these cases, he returned to the hotel, and found Noel Vanstone nursing his offended dignity in the landlady's sitting-room
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
Later in the day Philip, awaking from an uneasy doze, heard voices in his sitting-room
Finally she was dressed, and when she went into the sitting-room
there was Uncle Henry in his blue satin, walking gravely up and down the room.
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.
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.
A second door communicates with the sitting-room
, and has a ventilator in the upper part of it.
Anne promptly departed for the sitting-room
across the hall; she failed to return; after waiting ten minutes Marilla laid down her knitting and marched after her with a grim expression.
In a moment more Arnold was back in the sitting-room
was empty, though the electric light had been left burning.