1 Food was scanty, one blanket for three men, and the ravages of smallpox, pneumonia and typhoid gave the place the name of a pest-house.
2 Melanie joined them on the veranda, the baby in her arms, and spreading an old blanket on the floor, set little Beau down to crawl.
3 Will, who had been enticing little Beau across the blanket with the bill during this argument, looked up and, shading his eyes, glanced down the driveway.
4 Her mind was leaden with defeat and all she wanted was to lie back in this warm blanket and say to herself: "I won't think of Tara now."
5 "Well, I should hate to lose your friendship," she said primly and, with an attempt at disinterestedness, bent down to pull the blanket closer about Ella Lorena's head.
6 It was as if the whole world were enveloped in an unmoving blanket of gray smoke.
7 To be sure they all sleep together in one apartment, but you have your own hammock, and cover yourself with your own blanket, and sleep in your own skin.
8 For the height of this sort of deliciousness is to have nothing but the blanket between you and your snugness and the cold of the outer air.
9 I was only alive to the condensed confidential comfortableness of sharing a pipe and a blanket with a real friend.
10 For the whale is indeed wrapt up in his blubber as in a real blanket or counterpane; or, still better, an Indian poncho slipt over his head, and skirting his extremity.
11 Plum-pudding is the term bestowed upon certain fragmentary parts of the whale's flesh, here and there adhering to the blanket of blubber, and often participating to a considerable degree in its unctuousness.
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12 On the bench behind the stove lay a man, covered up with a blanket.
13 In the corner was a blanket, with a form half showing beneath it; and beside it lay Elzbieta, whether crying or in a faint, Jurgis could not tell.
14 He took one glance more at the blanket with the little form beneath it, and then turned suddenly to the ladder and climbed down again.
15 He was lying in it, covered by a blanket, and it was threading its way slowly through the holiday-shopping crowds.