Thesaurus / safety curtain
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She walked away toward another door, which was masked with a curtain that she lifted.
I seized the opportunity to watch what I supposed would be a most interesting interview, from behind a curtain.
To Berthier, if to any one, Bonaparte entrusted his secret designs, for he knew that he could do so in safety.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
She thrust a bare, white arm from the curtain which shielded her open door, and received the cup from his hands.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
These residents then killed the parish priest, and without arms fled for safety to the mountain ravines.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Juan de Messa lost his head, and ran down stairs, thinking that his safety lay there.
We haven't even seen a review of the piece; the footlights go up with a jump, and now the curtain rises.
In short, in a few minutes, he might have the safety of his father, and the preservation of Europe in his hand.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The overture is over, the curtain is about to rise on the drama of Georgie's married life.
In that instant I felt fingers tighten on my arm, tighten till they bit into the flesh, and I was pulled back into safety.