No five-minute boltings
of flabby rolls, muddy coffee, questionable eggs, gutta-percha beef, and pies whose conception and execution are a dark and bloody mystery to all save the cook that created them!
A MAN to Whom Time Was Money, and who was bolting
his breakfast in order to catch a train, had leaned his newspaper against the sugar- bowl and was reading as he ate.
By the time he recovered his seat, Bob was in full career, bolting
the way he had come, and making Wolf side-jump to the bushes.
"'I'll see you at the devil first!' said I, bolting
out of the door into the street.
I was strapped securely to as wild and unmanageable a thoat as I had ever seen, and, with a mounted warrior on either side to prevent the beast from bolting
, we rode forth at a furious pace in pursuit of the column.
Joe, with his bite still in his cheek, "I Bolted, myself, when I was your age - frequent - and as a boy I've been among a many Bolters; but I never see your Bolting
equal yet, Pip, and it's a mercy you ain't Bolted dead."
So all except Jack Pumpkinhead, who was still tied fast to the Saw-Horse, ran to the various entrances of the royal palace and closed the heavy doors, bolting
and locking them securely.
'As for ME, sir,' I began, but checked by some impediment in my utterance, and finding that my whole frame trembled with fury, I said no more, but took the wiser part of snatching up my hat and bolting
from the room, slamming the door behind me, with a bang that shook the house to its foundations, and made my mother scream, and gave a momentary relief to my excited feelings.
Stage-coaches were upsetting in all directions, horses were bolting
, boats were overturning, and boilers were bursting.
Less the opportunity of an insight into grinding and bolting
than the casual fact that lodgings were to be obtained in that very farmhouse which, before its mutilation, had been the mansion of a branch of the d'Urberville family.
'Don't make such a row,' said Sikes, bolting
All round"--he waved a hand to the horizon--"they're starving in heaps, bolting
, treading on each other.