He was flying to the writing-desk, but Aleck stopped him and put him back in his chair.
The writing-desk has not been broken open nor the pocketbook stolen.
Placing it with the pocket-book, he locked the writing-desk, exclaiming, "It is useless to struggle further—I must yield to fate!"
He went to the locked drawer in his writing-desk and took out the revolver.
Formerly he had a pretty black cat that used to lie on his knees or sleep on his writing-desk when he was at work.
More than fifty of these years, as he used himself to say, he had passed at his writing-desk.
Mr. Hancock bowed once more and sat down to his writing-desk.
I've been quoting Tasso to that little signorina of a writing-desk.
Up in his own chamber, he walked straight over to his writing-desk.
Josie stepped to her writing-desk and took from it a letter.