These they placed upon the table, and then ringed them about with glasses and platefuls of every conceivable kind of appetiser.
Moufflou had never loved him, for all his sweet cakes and fond caresses and platefuls of delicate savory meats.
The platefuls of meat and vegetables had a savory smell, our appetites were keen, and our stomachs empty.
“And if you could see the platefuls and cupfuls as the ladies carries out to her,” added Betsy Seddon.
I curse the cook who made the mulligatawny, but I forget that I ate two platefuls of it.