Upon this I made an effort to get up, in order to put my threat into execution; but the ruffian just reached across the table very deliberately, and hitting me a tap on the forehead with the neck of one of the long bottles
, knocked me back into the arm-chair from which I had half arisen.
that I will drink a whole bottle
of rum without taking it from my mouth, sitting outside the window on this spot" (he stooped and pointed to the sloping ledge outside the window) "and without holding on to anything.
Taking down the bottle
of "Cleverness" she added some of the powder to the heap on the dish.
Monty frowned and looked stealthily across towards the bottle
He drained the bottle
, tossed it to Kwaque, and made signs for him to open the remaining one.
marry--If you don't leave off fidgeting with the bottle
The place had heretofore appeared free of things to throw, but suddenly glass and bottles
went singing through the air.
Before I had fairly risen, he had again turned to the counter, and with a barely audible "so," had emptied the bottle
at a gulp.
As his courage appeared to be fast failing him, and he trifled with the stopper in a manner which threatened the dismissal of the bottle
to its old place, Newman took up one of the little glasses, and clinked it, twice or thrice, against the bottle
, as a gentle reminder that he had not been helped yet.
Just now he had hit upon a grand invention, and the den was lighted by a flaring cotton wick issuing from a ginger-beer bottle
full of some doleful composition.
Shuan sitting at the table, with the brandy bottle
and a tin pannikin in front of him.
Crawley's challenge, and consumed the greater part of a bottle
of champagne which Mr.