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Usage examples for cot

  1. And he led him to Cameron's cot. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  2. It had not grown in the garden of the cot. – The Lilac Sunbonnet by S.R. Crockett
  3. She slept on a cot at the foot of his bed, so sensitive to his waking that almost before he came up to consciousness she was at his side. – The Vertical City by Fannie Hurst
  4. He tore the sheet on the cot into strips, and washed and dressed his wound- a flesh wound, but bad enough, he saw, just above the knee. – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  5. I seemed to float away, far over the sea, and there came before my sight a low, humble cot, whose walls offered no resistance to my vision. – Dawn by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  6. His cot was in Auntie Jan's room with a tall screen round it. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  7. He sat down upon the edge of his cot, and held his head in his hands. – The Crime of the French Café and Other Stories by Nicholas Carter
  8. The pitiful figure of the fear- haunted man upon the iron cot at Tafelberg rose before him and cried for vengeance. – The Mad King by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  9. We will carry him as easy as a baby in its cot," replied one of the soldiers. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  10. The ruins of a miner's cot were close by, and what had been its floor was then a mass of bracken. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  11. Then, as I bend over his cot, there is a small sigh, such a soft, comfortable sound! – A Duet by A. Conan Doyle
  12. Little Tania was in the habit of sleeping in the dining room of the houseboat on a cot which Miss Jenny Ann prepared for her each night. – Madge Morton's Victory by Amy D.V. Chalmers
  13. " I don't believe he's realised me a bit, nurse," she said, turning away from the cot. – The Golden Scarecrow by Hugh Walpole
  14. When we reached the top of the ridge that overlooked our cot, my sister stopped, and pointed out a large dwelling among the trees. – Life in the Backwoods by Susanna Moodie
  15. I say I don't think you would despise a shepherd's " humble cot an' hamely fare," as Burns hath it, yet though I would be extremely proud of a visit, yet hang me if I would know what to do wi' ye. – Sir Walter Scott and the Border Minstrelsy by Andrew Lang
  16. He then crept towards me, and, taking me by the hand, bade me " put my trust in Cot." – The Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
  17. He rarely passed an evening without going to kiss Beatty in her cot. – Marriage à la mode by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  18. They would place the cot on the green grass where the sunlight, finding its way through the leafy branches of the tree, would shine down upon the form of this young- this very young- fighter from the U. S. A. He was just two months over seventeen years of age. – "And they thought we wouldn't fight" by Floyd Gibbons
  19. Martin came around and sat on the foot of my cot. – No Great Magic by Fritz Reuter Leiber
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