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The card table profitably occupies some six to eight hours daily of these old fellows' attention.
In most club card-rooms smoking is not permitted, but at the Pandemonium it is the fashion to smoke everywhere.
He showed his wisdom in giving the Pandemonium card-room a very wide berth for the rest of his days.
He has drawn a knave and a six; he takes another card; this turns out to be an ace.
“Mon pauvre petit, you are hungry,” said Aristide, carrying it to the car racked by the clattering engine.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Then the two bodies of the men were buried, carrying them together from the street to the grave.
Five hundred of our fighting men are running to and fro between cliffs and sea carrying stones wherewith to improve our pier.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Her black eyelashes were long, and under their protecting shadow she swept a glance at the card above the young man's plate.
The carrying of these heavy government debts is a question of the future production of goods, of commerce, and of saving.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
A printed square of card-board on her writing-table had informed her that the dinner-hour was half-past eight.
WORDS RELATED TO CARD-CARRYING
- bona fide
- holding water
- on the level
- on the up and up
- twenty-four carat
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