Usage examples for desk

  1. One of them at once left his desk and came forward. – A Chapter of Adventures by G. A. Henty
  2. He went back to his desk and turned over some papers there. – In His Steps by Charles M. Sheldon
  3. John was afraid the President might not find him with his nose in his desk when he gets there. – A Romance in Transit by Francis Lynde
  4. I hope I shall find him at his desk! – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  5. Mr. Churchouse rose from his desk and looked out of the window. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  6. Grant looked up from his desk, but before he could ask a question Violet answered: They'll be down at eight. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  7. The desk caught my eye. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson
  8. The woman hesitated for a moment; then, with a quick gesture, she pointed to the old writing desk. – The Gray Phantom's Return by Herman Landon
  9. Here, take your desk. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  10. There was a long box on the desk. – Polly and the Princess by Emma C. Dowd
  11. But from the day she came to occupy her desk in our office, Bob was a changed man, whether for better or for worse neither Kate nor I could decide. – Friday, the Thirteenth by Thomas W. Lawson
  12. Dr. Mangan had seated himself at his desk, and was writing. – Mount Music by E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
  13. This she placed near the window to serve for her writing- desk. – Madame Roland, Makers of History by John S. C. Abbott
  14. Left alone, Schuyler for some moments sat silent and motionless before his desk. – A Fool There Was by Porter Emerson Browne
  15. Then he was on his feet, shaking his head as he came around the desk. – Gold in the Sky by Alan Edward Nourse
  16. And that's why you go without half your dinner, and then take and put it in Antony's desk. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  17. Comes the time they pull me off the cars and stick me behind a desk somewhere, then I'll think about it. – Code Three by Rick Raphael
  18. But no one else is around, you'll have to watch the desk until I get back. – Arm of the Law by Harry Harrison
  19. " I put a shilling on the desk this morning," replied William. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  20. Oh, if you please, Teacher, there's something in Bunny Brown's desk making faces at me! – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope