Your cucumbers should be well shaped, and all of the same size.
Weigh them, and to every pound of cucumbers allow a pound of loaf-sugar.
Pour it boiling on the cucumbers, and smother them as before.
When good and in season, they have a fine silvery hue, are very firm, and have a refreshing smell like cucumbers newly cut.
"Criminals also can be as cool as cucumbers," said Brown with a smile.
"Poetry, like cucumbers, is an acquired taste," he said after a while.
They don't want your reading-rooms nor my Emerson and cucumbers.
Head lettuce and cucumbers in mid-winter, inside the Arctic Circle?
He cannot extract "sunbeams" from cucumbers—from the east, we should say.
This was the case in two cucumbers given to me by Mr. James Salter.