1 "It isn't a mere pleasure trip to me, girls," she said impressively, as she scraped her best palette.
2 But she made a wry face at the prospect, and scratched away at her palette as if bent on vigorous measures before she gave up her hopes.
3 Having said this, he took his hat, which lay on the table beside my palette.
4 He took his palette and began to work.
5 The quadroon sat for hours before Edna's palette, patient as a savage, while the house-maid took charge of the children, and the drawing-room went undusted.
6 An artist friend fitted her out with his castoff palettes, brushes, and colors, and she daubed away, producing pastoral and marine views such as were never seen on land or sea.