comfortably in his chair

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  • My father settled himself back more comfortably in his chair before he answered. Cited from The Unspeakable Gentleman, by John P. Marquand
  • He settled himself more comfortably in his chair and picked up a book. Cited from The Boy Allies Under the Sea, by Robert L. Drake
  • He took up one of the deeds with a firm hand and settled himself comfortably in his chair. Cited from Sant' Ilario, by F. Marion Crawford
  • The miner settled himself more comfortably in his chair, and resumed his story. Cited from Tom Swift in the Caves of Ice, by Victor Appleton
  • He stretched himself comfortably in his chair again with a furtive glance at his sister. Cited from The Brown Study, by Grace S. Richmond
  • Weldon laughed while, placing his hat on the floor, he settled himself more comfortably in his chair. Cited from On The Firing Line, by A. C. Ray and H. B. Fuller
  • The financier settled himself more comfortably in his chair, and returned his cigar to his gross mouth. Cited from The Man in the Twilight, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • John Law leaned back comfortably in his chair. Cited from The Mississippi Bubble, by Emerson Hough
  • Hilyard stretched himself comfortably in his chair, and took his beloved pipe from his handsome mouth. Cited from A Village Ophelia and Other Stories, by Anne Reeve Aldrich
  • When he went to offer his thanks, His Excellency put aside the paper he was reading and settled himself more comfortably in his chair. Cited from The Party, and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  • Mr. Hardley settled himself comfortably in his chair and looked from Tom to Ned. Cited from Tom Swift And His Undersea Search, Victor Appleton
  • Mr. Greenfield settled himself comfortably in his chair and laughed softly. Cited from The Philistines, by Arlo Bates
  • Benson had been tilting comfortably in his chair, smoking his pipe, but at this he got up quickly and looked at his watch. Cited from The Taming of Red Butte Western, by Francis Lynde
  • Ascham settled himself comfortably in his chair, prepared for enjoyment. Cited from Tales Of Men And Ghosts, By Edith Wharton
  • The library lamp cast only a shaded light over Lloyd Fenneben lounging comfortably in his chair. Cited from A Master's Degree, by Margaret Hill McCarter
  • And Mr. Cord, having thus assured himself a few minutes to regain his poise, leaned back comfortably in his chair. Cited from The Beauty and the Bolshevist, by Alice Duer Miller
  • The secretary left the room and Mr. Ryder sank comfortably in his chair, puffing silently at his long black cigar. Cited from The Lion and The Mouse, by Charles Klein
  • The process of bandaging over, the man reached out his hand toward the bookcase and, selecting a volume of Sterne, settled back comfortably in his chair. Cited from The Burglar and the Blizzard, by Alice Duer Miller
  • They had never thought so much of them before; and presently Friday afternoon came, and Mr. Sinclair, leaning back comfortably in his chair, was asking for their stories. Cited from Master Sunshine, Mrs. C. F. Fraser
  • So Croisilles left the room, and the financier, having set his conscience at rest by the offer he had just made, settled himself more comfortably in his chair, and resumed his meditations. Cited from International Short Stories: French, by Various
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