But Church Street and the rooming-house and the livery-stable—they had been her very self.
My sister keeps a rooming-house up on Eighth Avenue, she said finally.
He had been going to report to Webber when he had run into that golden field in the rooming-house hallway.
That rooming-house parlor seemed to moan dismally as it received him.
Later she was dressing to go out, when the back door of the rooming-house opened and the man from Kentucky bulged in the doorway.
In the rooming-house, with her aunt and uncle and the transient roomers, naturally there had been no refinement of any sort.
To the north of Market street the rooming-house people fared somewhat better.
A rooming-house, by the way, is a kind of boarding-house but with no accommodation for meals.
He ran all the way back to Lucy's house, threw down the key he had got from her, and then went to his own rooming-house.
She swayed back from his close glance and ran up the first three steps of her rooming-house.