"Oh, here's your handkerchief," she said quietly, taking it from the bottom of her wastebasket.
These might readily have been consigned to the depths of the wastebasket unopened, unread.
Daniel knocked the ashes from his pipe into the wastebasket.
I rummaged in the wastebasket and uncrumpled the morning's facsimile newspaper.
Years ago I must have laughed at it, when I threw ...