But it had been all over in a breath, just an open-and-shut piece of battiness, same as fellers have when they jump a bridge.
Marrying with me in this case is an open-and-shut business proposition.
Boys, it's a clean, open-and-shut job—with absolutely nothing to interfere.
And sometimes the open-and-shut of the steam hog had to go pfisty-pfoost, pfisty-pfoost.
But McNeill's could not afford to be shown up before thirty interested rivermen as running an open-and-shut brace-game.
I'm not suspecting anything, mind, but this has got to be an open-and-shut deal, or I don't go in.