All the sunlight fell upon the tailor's workbench by the window.
After a moment he swung himself from the workbench and turned toward the door.
Jed put his elbows on the workbench and covered his face with his hands.
Jed, leaning forward in his chair by the workbench, put his hand to his forehead.
Again Phillips shifted in his seat on the edge of the workbench.
Jed stepped forward and peered over the workbench at the chair.
He crossed to the workbench, picked up the sword, and stroked its blade.
He put the sword on the workbench and took an instrument from a cabinet.
If he could have carpenters' tools and a workbench he could build an observatory, if it were wanted.
He stood stiffly up from his workbench and turned on his heel and walked out.