bedroom candle

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  • Matters had left a bedroom candle ready to hand on a side-table, as his custom was. Cited from True Tilda, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch [AKA: "Q"]
  • Then they lighted their bedroom candles and bade each other good night. Cited from The Valley of Vision,by Henry Van Dyke
  • Mr. Longdon went off to the smaller table that still offered to view two bedroom candles. Cited from The Awkward Age, by Henry James
  • My bedroom candle was on the side-table; I had just lighted it. Cited from The Dead Alive, by Wilkie Collins
  • I had a bedroom candle, and I let the light in, a little bit, looking softly round. Cited from Green Tea; Mr. Justice Harbottle, by Joseph Sheridan LeFanu
  • Violet asked in a kindly tone, as the boy took up his bedroom candle. Cited from Grandmother Elsie, by Martha Finley
  • The pistols lay in a case on the table upon which her lighted bedroom candle stood. Cited from The Eagle of the Empire, by Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • So I took my bedroom candle and went. Cited from The Story of Bawn, by Katharine Tynan
  • Here Ralph presented his companion with her bedroom candle, which he had taken from a niche. Cited from The Portrait of a Lady, Vol 1, by Henry James
  • At last, some time past midnight, he was disposed to turn in, and he put out his lamp after lighting his bedroom candle. Cited from Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Pt 1,by M. R. James
  • Finney took the letter reverently, and read it by the light of his bedroom candle. Cited from The Mormon Prophet, by Lily Dougall
  • He went to each in turn, unlocked it, stepped in, closed it after him, and lit the bedroom candle. Cited from Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces, by Thomas W. Hanshew
  • He led me back into the banqueting-hall, his bedroom candle in his hand, and he held it up against the time- stained portrait on the wall. Cited from The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle 25
  • I held my bedroom candle lit in my hand, and, by its light, behind the first man I saw two others, who were in the act of entering. Cited from Victorian Short Stories of Troubled Marriages, by Various
  • The servant secured the lock and bolts, while he put his hat on the hall table, and lit his bedroom candle. Cited from Hide and Seek, by Wilkie Collins
  • Colwyn lit his bedroom candle, and examined the piece of paper in his pocket-book with a new and keen interest. Cited from The Shrieking Pit, by Arthur J. Rees
  • His bedroom candle was burning on the table. Cited from The Valley of Fear, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • My husband and I could never exchange a private word; sometimes I would write a message which was hurriedly burnt in the bedroom candle. Cited from A Woman's Part in a Revolution, by Natalie Harris Hammond
  • Later, when the dinner-party was over, and we were retiring for the night, he still hovered about, and ended in offering me a bedroom candle. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • He took up his bedroom candle a little impatiently, put it down again, and, walking back to the open window, stood looking out in the direction of the cottage. Cited from Armadale, by Wilkie Collins
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