“I do, indeed,” said Mr. Parker, smiling as he resumed his desk work.
His short, stocky body had been twisted by much application to desk work.
He objected to desk work and pen work and poring over books.
If his work is desk work, think out some plan to compel him to take the exercise every healthy animal requires.
For desk work, make drawings of the duck when swimming, flying, and standing.
But quite as many are pale and stooped from desk work, or pasty from good living.
Have we not hard brain work and drudgery of desk work and tedious gathering of statistics and troublesome search into details?