They asked which was his inn, and gazed foolishly at the sooty flue-branchings of the Pipes.
And into what a heaven—a vault as of hell, sooty black, from which soot descended!
Aye, it's worse where there's nown, but on yer oath now d'ye think sooty Ann washed her han's?
The ascending air was hot, and had a heavy, sooty, paraffiny smell.
All this while the sooty bundle was lying on the brick hearth at the feet of the startled Corner House girls.
There was about Merlier a smell of death like the smell of sooty smoke.
It was highly fitting for sooty little Tom, seeing he had to turn into something, to become a Water Baby.
He would like to be with her at a sap-boiling, in the sooty shadows.
He came out down the passage, unwashed and sooty, straight from his work.
I am encircled with squalor, with hunger, rage, and sooty desperation.