thick walls

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  • The houses in the town are built of stone, and have thick walls. Cited from Young Peoples' History of the War with Spain, by Prescott Holmes
  • You like the safety of this place with its four thick walls. Cited from Jimgrim and Allah's Peace, by Talbot Mundy
  • At that moment under the ground and beyond the thick walls was heard singing. Cited from Quo Vadis, The Time of Nero, by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • The main house was forty seven feet by thirty six feet with six feet thick walls.
  • The thick walls were up to thick and built from rough cut stone.
  • The house was of stone, one story high, with thick walls. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 31, May, 1860
  • It had very thick walls, two low stories, and a high roof. Cited from The Flight of the Shadow, by George MacDonald
  • Through the thick walls no sound came to him. Cited from God's Country--And The Woman, James O. Curwood
  • How could water get through that thick wall? Cited from Children's Classics in Dramatic Form, Book Two, by Augusta Stevenson
  • Thick walls cover men from the enemies they fear; the Lord sought space. Cited from Donal Grant, by George MacDonald
  • It was King Henry II who probably completed the keep which had -thick walls.
  • The thick walls make them cool in summer and warm in winter. Cited from The Old Santa Fe Trail, By Colonel Henry Inman
  • He entered a short, dark corridor in the thick wall; then another court. Cited from The Created Legend, by Feodor Sologub
  • There were deep, low windows cut in the thick walls. Cited from Emily Fox-Seton, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • At the deep gate, entering between thick walls, we stopped to look at the sea. Cited from The Complete Writings of Charles Dudley Warner V2
  • The building was constructed to be forty feet square, two stories high, with two-foot-thick walls.
  • The grounds are surrounded by a thick wall some fifteen feet in height. Cited from General Scott, by General Marcus J. Wright
  • It is a square building with very thick walls.
  • "He was completely alone there; the thick walls were his only company." Cited from The Portrait of a Lady, Vol 2, by Henry James
  • It was surrounded by thick walls and many tower and had six gates.
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