When he upended the bottle of waterover his sleepingsister, the lidpopped off and surprised them both.
The young man with Doyler, who indeedno longerworked at Lee's of Kingstown, but had advanced to a position of boots and bottle-washer at the RussellHoteladjacent the Green, was lookinguneasy. [...] The boots was sure.
Constantine went for a 12-literbottle of Veuve Clicquot called a balthazar.
I'vesealed the bottle to keep the contentsfresh.
We had a nicebottle of Bordeauxlast night.
"Myek mine a bottle of Broon pet"
"Give is a bottle of Broonale pet!"
I was not made of sugar, I was no mollycoddle to be afraid of an ill-airedbed or a sprinkle of snow; and I would knockupon the table with my fist and call for t'other bottle, like the noisy and free-heartedyounggentleman I was.
I was so eager to make their bedclothesagreeable and nice, I amafraid I was a bitloose-handed with the starchbottle.
I listened to littleoralessays on jelly blubbers, men-o'-war, seaslugs, blue-bottles, giantcrabs, and evenprawns.
And though the standard fare at the mountain osterias known as rifugios largelyremainsslabs of speck and stronglocalcheese, there are exceptions — mostnotablyColAlt, a rifugio above Corvara accessible only by ski lift, where meatdishestake the form of succulentvenison or rabbit, and bottles of aged Barolo offer a noblecomplement to the soaringmountainvistas.