1 Miss La Trobe nicked the lock and hoisted the heavy case of gramophone records to her shoulder.
2 Poole swung the axe over his shoulder; the blow shook the building, and the red baize door leaped against the lock and hinges.
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3 The door was very strong, the lock excellent; the carpenter avowed he would have great trouble and have to do much damage, if force were to be used; and the locksmith was near despair.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis StevensonContext Highlight In CHAPTER DR. LANYON'S NARRATIVE
4 Stepping back, he put his hand upon the lock.
5 Stephen followed him out, and Tom closed the room door, and held the lock in his hand.
6 Away with this prating dotard," said Front-de Boeuf, "lock him up in the chapel, to tell his beads till the broil be over.
7 The old gentleman looked almost as rueful as Oliver when the key grated in the lock.
8 'Hear me speak a word,' rejoined Fagin, laying his hand upon the lock.
9 Sikes made no reply; but, pulling open the door, of which Fagin had turned the lock, dashed into the silent streets.
10 'Open the door of some place where I can lock this screeching Hell-babe,' cried Sikes fiercely; running to and fro, and dragging the boy, now, as easily as if he were an empty sack.
11 There was a few minutes' interval, and then the key turned in the lock, the door opened, and Eustacia herself confronted him.
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12 Come on, my boy, and we shall see whether it will not fit the lock.
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13 You must lock yourself up from him to-night.
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14 I threw myself, screaming, against the door, and dragged with my nails at the lock.
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15 Holmes went to the bureau first and looked hard at the lock.
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