"I guess your flag...oh, hell! Aileen was not strong enough to nurse so she bade a passionate good-by to her friends and engaged herself to Bob Cheever. Jimmie Thorne went to France as an ambulance driver, and Bascom Luning to join the Lafayette Escadrille. Gora sailed six months later to offer her services to England. In the case of a nurse there was much red tape to unravel.
Donald sported a wondrous set of blisters at the close of that first day, but after supper he opened them, covered them with adhesive tape, and went back to work next morning as if nothing had happened. During those five days, he learned considerable of the art of dropping a tree exactly where he desired it, and bringing it to earth without breakage.
"We must move." He hesitated, and then pulling the spools of tape from his bloodstained tunic, passed them to McNeil. "You'd better carry these." "All right," the other answered almost absently. "Move!" The force of that order from Ashe sent them into the corridor beyond. "The plate...." But the plate remained clear.
After the long interval of Nechutes' blunt love-making the sculptor's subtleties fell most gratefully on her ear. Nechutes scowled, sighed and finally spoke. "Tape is afflicted in anticipation of the king's departure," he observed disjointedly. "Tape does not love Meneptah as Memphis loves him," Kenkenes answered. "Hast thou not this moment heard Memphis pine for him?
When quite tender take off the tape, lay the meat on a dish, strain the gravy over it, and serve it up with currant jelly. STEWED WATER CRESSES. Pick and wash a quantity of water cresses, and boil them for a few minutes. Drain and press them dry, chop them slightly, and put them into a stewpan, either with good gravy or cream, and a seasoning of salt and pepper.
The money so appropriated was to be repaid to the Government by the settlers, and to be used again as a revolving fund continuously available for the work. The impatience of the Western people to see immediate results from the Reclamation Act was so great that red tape was disregarded, and the work was pushed forward at a rate previously unknown in Government affairs.
Finally, he examined with his glass the word upon the wall, going over every letter of it with the most minute exactness. This done, he appeared to be satisfied, for he replaced his tape and his glass in his pocket. "They say that genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains," he remarked with a smile. "It's a very bad definition, but it does apply to detective work."
Six tin openers. Twelve tins asparagus tips. Twelve tins black mushrooms. Six large bottles Pond's extract. Twelve ten-yard spools zinc oxide surgeon's tape one inch wide. Two small bottles Worcestershire sauce. In addition to the foregoing we added the following equipment of table ware: Eight white enamel soup plates light weight. Eight white enamel dinner plates light weight.
I'll forgive you even that after I get over the shock of seeing you look that way." "The hour you set?" I again murmured a weak question. "I thought of writing you to get ready by nine o'clock in the morning, but I knew I'd have to stop in Hayesville for that bit of red tape, so I said five o'clock and had to hustle to make it. I knew you'd be ready.
She made a drawing of Stone Man and hung out for awhile." Joe heard familiar music in the background. "What's the music?" "Chesapeake Bay sea chanteys the cassette was in your truck." "Ha, ha. That's what I thought. The banjo player is an old friend of mine. I listened to that tape all across the country. There's a song on there about how you're counted a lucky drudger if you ever get your pay."