EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LAY OPEN

His work, a sealed book to his women before, lay open to her.

Once this junction was formed, the Hudson lay open--and after that?

All that was left of her was the purple prayer-book which lay open on the bed.

She jerked an impatient thumb at a telegram that lay open on the dressing-table.

The physician of whom I have spoken, was disposed to lay open his heart to me.

I was dusting my father's books, which lay open just as he had left them.

No corner of his being but lay open to the great Consolatrix.

It was Sunday evening, and Eva's Bible lay open on her knee.

Suffice it to say that the northern frontier of France lay open to attack.

It is no trifling matter to lay open a tree ten feet in diameter.

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