1 "Girls, I'm not going to see you all for a while," he announced as he sat in Melanie's bedroom, luxuriously wriggling his blistered feet in the tub of cold water Scarlett had set before him.
2 In the not very romantic solitude of the locked bathroom she sat on the slippery edge of the tub and wept.
3 As the least tangle or kink in the coiling would, in running out, infallibly take somebody's arm, leg, or entire body off, the utmost precaution is used in stowing the line in its tub.
4 Carefully lowered from its height, the full-freighted vessel is caught by an appointed hand, and quickly emptied into a large tub.
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5 Next instant, the heavy eye-splice in the rope's final end flew out of the stark-empty tub, knocked down an oarsman, and smiting the sea, disappeared in its depths.
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6 The sun shone into my bath-water through the west half-window, and a big Maltese cat came up and rubbed himself against the tub, watching me curiously.
7 I again tried, and succeeded in gaining my feet; but, stooping to get the tub with which I was feeding the fan, I again staggered and fell.
8 She could reach a flitch of bacon or haul a tub of oil with one sweep of her arm in the shop.
9 He even roused himself to go to the mines once more: and when he was there, he went down in a tub, and in a tub he was hauled out into the workings.
10 He sat there, crippled, in a tub, with the underground manager showing him the seam with a powerful torch.
11 Dodger, take off the sausages; and draw a tub near the fire for Oliver.
12 No doubt he has been to sea in some tub or other.
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13 I had in vain tried everything producible that began with a T, from tar to toast and tub.
14 He keeps his grog ready mixed in a little tub on the table.
15 On the farther side of the fence the old bee-keeper was shaving a hoop for a tub, and he did not see Levin.