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brandy bottle

another name for a yellow water lily
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  • I am to offer myself as a superior form of intoxication—a substitute for a brandy bottle, eh?

    The Europeans Henry James
  • Corri had a brandy bottle and glass with him, and insisted I should take a dram.

    James Boswell William Keith Leask
  • Before he could free the blade, another Calera brought a brandy bottle down on his head.

    Time Crime H. Beam Piper
  • The brandy bottle of Mr. Vargus was still on the side table.

    The Air Pirate Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  • He uncorked the brandy bottle and helped himself, sipping slowly.

    Daughter of the Sun Jackson Gregory
  • In his pockets were found a purse and a brandy bottle, both empty.

    Freaks of Fanaticism Sabine Baring-Gould
  • The general, again stepping to the sideboard and filling two glasses from the brandy bottle, passed one of them to his guest.

    A Dream of Empire William Henry Venable
  • He raised the brandy bottle, swigged out the dregs, and quoted Heine.

    Through Arctic Lapland Cutcliffe Hyne
  • I then ran below for the brandy bottle and rubbed his face and hands with it, and endeavoured to pour a little down his throat.

    The Coral Island R. M. Ballantyne
  • Here he pulled out his brandy bottle, and applied his lips to it.

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