basin of hot

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  • You will feel better when you've had a basin of hot bread and milk. Cited from Dick and Brownie, by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  • I led him into the entry way and poured for him a big basin of hot water. Cited from Adventures In Contentment, by David Grayson
  • Place the bowl in a basin of hot water and stir for two minutes. Cited from The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887), by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
  • And wouldn't he have a basin of hot bread and milk last thing at night? Cited from Famous Modern Ghost Stories, by Various, Ed.: Emily Dorothy Scarborough
  • He plunged it into a basin of hot water, and it yielded its secret. Cited from The Captain of the Kansas, by Louis Tracy
  • In the centre was a large basin of hot water, filled by four streams which poured into it. Cited from The Lands of the Saracen, by Bayard Taylor
  • The young lady was now seated by his side with a basin of hot water, and was dabbling his hand in it. Cited from Simon Called Peter, by Robert Keable
  • After some time Tom appeared with a basin of hot black coffee, with some biscuit floating in it. Cited from Dick Cheveley, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • Cook a little longer if set in a basin of hot water, take from the fire, and add juice of lemon. Cited from My Pet Recipes, Tried and True, by Various
  • Place the bowl in a basin of hot water and stir until smooth and frothy, which will be about two minutes. Cited from Miss Parloa's New Cook Book, by Maria Parloa
  • You get into your clothes and boots, go out of your tent, and find there a basin of hot water and your toilet equipment. Cited from In Africa, by John T. McCutcheon
  • Now set the bottle into a basin of hot water (as hot as one can bear the hand in), and let it stand for about forty-five minutes. Cited from A Practical Physiology, by Albert F. Blaisdell
  • She had several interviews with him alone, and the story goes that, in the last, she snatched up a basin of hot water and dashed it in his face. Cited from A Simple Story, by Mrs. Inchbald
  • His men all acted with military precision, and, to Don's astonishment, he found himself plunged into a rocky basin of hot water. Cited from The Adventures of Don Lavington, by George Manville Fenn
  • Then, rolling back her sleeves, she plunged her arms into a basin of hot water in which a little powdered camphor was floating. Cited from Ailsa Paige, by Robert W. Chambers
  • That's why none of the girls are allowed to have sealing wax, because all their letters are ungummed over a basin of hot water and read before going to post. Cited from God's Good Man, by Marie Corelli
  • The doctor came, followed by Francois, with a basin of hot water and sponges, and a nasty-looking little case of instruments. Cited from As Seen By Me, by Lilian Bell
  • When all is beaten smooth, place the bowl in a basin of hot water and stir until the sauce is smooth and creamy -- no longer. Cited from Miss Parloa's New Cook Book, by Maria Parloa
  • He did fancy he said his prayers; but they could not have been real ones, for he was no softer when his mother came to his bedside with a great basin of hot gruel. Cited from Friarswood Post Office, Charlotte M. Yonge
  • It seemed as if scarcely more than two or three minutes had passed when a basin of hot broth was brought me, which I drank without difficulty, and it did me more good than the stuff in the glass. Cited from Peter Trawl, by W. H. G. Kingston
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