What could you do against a dozen bandits who spring out of some pit, ruin, or aqueduct, and level their pieces at you?"
If I saw someone fond of appearance who had fine clothes,fine houses,fine furniture, fine earrings
“Yesterday,” Ellen said, “Luke wandered around the house saying, ‘Where is my dad? Where is he?’”
It was a close, musty, ill-ventilated place, as might be expected, since its inmate seldom left it.
Its route seemed interminable, through the low, brick, suburban, populous houses
Narrow board walks extended out, passing here a house, and there a store, at far intervals, eventually ending on the open prairie.
The house is community property of the couples.
From all we could see, Mrs, Mac Alpine’s house, miserable as were the quarters it afforded, was still by far the best in the hamlet
Sheltered by thick but bare bluffs of aspens, stood a large house, built of logs, white-washed, solid.
"The upper, main, middle, and lower decks of a ship are somewhat like the stories of a house."