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1. I sat on the settee in the HIC.
2. Cuddled up on the settee, reading.
3. Come in and sit on the settee, Mr.
4. You didn’t seem uncomfortable on the settee.
5. She moved away from the table and sat on the settee.
6. He tossed the cushions onto the settee and grunted.
7. He moved the settee and was on his knees in a corner.

8. Mother of God, no! In here, in the parlor on that settee.
9. She set them down on the coffee table in front of the settee.
10. When she had gone he let go of Amanda and lent over the settee.
11. A young man was sitting, taking tea, on a sumptuous red settee.
12. She handed him a scotch and they sat down together on the settee.
13. Dare I guess? Freda patted the seat next to her on the settee.
14. Matt moved to the edge of the settee and in a barely audible voice.
15. Russell sat in his recliner and the two astronauts shared the settee.
16. Van Thorn violently slammed his fist on the arm of the settee, causing.
17. Thorn, who was sitting alone on a small settee in the far corner of the.
18. In the back corner was a deep goldenrod and emerald green brocade settee.
19. Altaf sat down on the settee with a thump and lent forward, head in his hands.
20. The empty remains of his meal were still on the settee from the evening before.
21. He sank with a deep groan on the settee and buried his face in his manacled hands.
22. He sank with a deep groan on to the settee and buried his face in his manacled hands.
23. It will be a tight squeeze, but no tighter than it was on Sir Richard’s settee.
24. He unclipped the device from his waist and held it close to the opening in the settee.
25. Outside on a settee, we could see in the corridor a man waiting, restless and ill at ease.
26. She had a little pet dog that never left her side and lay on the settee when it was vacated.
27. The top of the settee looked as if it had been ripped open, exposing the water tank beneath.
28. Looking around the cabin, one man noticed that the cushion on the starboard settee had floated free.
29. Must have been stashed in the settee by someone, Marcos said, uprighting the piece of furniture.
30. Billy kicked off his shoes and collapsed on the settee while Samuel started a log fire in the fireplace.
31. Ten minutes later, Marcos’ boss was forced to re-evaluate that statement as he surveyed the damaged settee.
32. They sat together on the settee in the lounge area, putting their drinks on the coffee table in front of them.
33. I’ve been sleeping on that settee, a few inches of wood and foam rubber above that thing, for the past two months.
34. She pushed him into their room and placed him in the parlor by the settee where she sat and quietly removed her gloves.
35. Sue was sitting with a cup of coffee on the three-seater settee against the wall under the large double glazed window.
36. She gave her hand for a moment, and then they went to sit down near the window, she on one settee and he on another opposite.
37. Carefully he started to bore through the plaster and lath back of the settee and to one side of where the divan must have been.
38. He sat on the settee in the opposite corner but he was still near enough for her to smell his after-shave or body lotion or whatever it was.
39. I sat beside their son on the settee, sipping weak tea and dunking rock cakes, wondering if they were insane, having me on, or delightfully liberal.
40. Tightening his lips hard to stop the curse that threatened to burst forth, he ripped across the material with the knife, exposing the interior of the settee.
41. Coming back to her empty house, she sat on the settee with a cup of hot chocolate, going back over the past couple of years, wondering where it had all gone wrong.
42. That character I could discern in the daintiness, good taste, and solidity of everything about me, whether the handbell, the binding of the book, the settee, or the table.
43. Her porch was bright with the bought luxury of star-shine; the wicker of the settee squeaked fashionably as she turned toward him and he kissed her curious and lovely mouth.
44. They sat side by side upon our paper-littered settee, and it was easy to see from their worn and anxious faces that it was business of the most pressing importance which had brought them.
45. He had moved in while Clarissa was away and she had hoped it would be permanent, so Amanda sat squeezed into the corner of the settee and continued to watch the TV when he came into the room.
46. Angelo helped her sit down on a deep goldenrod and emerald green brocade settee in the back corner of the room, then lifted her feet as she leaned her back and head against the overstuffed arm.
47. In the room where the dressing-table stood, and where the wax-candles burnt on the wall, I found Miss Havisham and Estella; Miss Havisham seated on a settee near the fire, and Estella on a cushion at her feet.
48. In the evening, too, he would stretch himself on a settee in the drawing-room, and either go to sleep, propped on his elbow, or tell us farcical stories—sometimes stories so improper as to make Mimi grow angry and blush, and ourselves die with laughter.
49. In the evening, if we had no guests with us, tea (served in the dim verandah), would be followed by a walk round the homestead with Papa, and then I would stretch myself on my usual settee, and read and ponder as of old, as I listened to Katenka or Lubotshka playing.
50. Chaim Levi applied the last brush strokes of WEST System epoxy to the water storage tank under the main cabin settee, then scrambled up the cabin ladder into the boat’s cockpit, drawing deep breaths of fresh air after breathing epoxy fumes in the closed cabin all morning.
51. When the elevator doors opened and without waiting for Feltus who fell several steps behind her, Elizabeth proceeded into the corridor leading to the quiet lobby where she instinctively stopped by a settee and partially turned towards the windows with the exposure of the sea.
52. Besides, it was very convenient on an excursion; much better than those garden-chairs which are convertible into walking-sticks; upon occasion, a chief calling his attendant, and desiring him to make a settee of himself under a spreading tree, perhaps in some damp marshy place.
53. He’d spent the better part of the afternoon carefully cutting away the fiberglass covering he’d built in Spain over the starboard settee water tank, exercising extreme caution not to let his battery-powered circular saw - the house had an excellent woodworking shop in the basement -.
54. Angela turned the corner with a bit of optimism as Samuel’s voice sounded somewhat normal but as she turned the corner of his parlor and his settee came into view, she saw the full effects of his injuries, and she gasped! There was not much of his body that was not covered either in a cast or splint.
55. When we returned with the milk [real milk, not the boiled, sterilised stuff they served up north in narrow necked bottles because no one had a refrigerator] two young women, also of the Chinese persuasion, were arranged over the settee – one good looking, the other plain of face but sweet of character.
56. Seated on a settee, Katenka would be knitting or reading aloud as from time to time she gave her white sleeves (looking almost transparent in the sunshine) an impatient shake, or tossed her head with a frown to drive away some fly which had settled upon her thick auburn hair and was now buzzing in its tangles.
57. A dining area took up one section of the room, complete with a circular table with four chairs around it and a sideboard against the wall, and a corner by the windows boasted a sitting area with small sofa—a settee, really—and an overstuffed chair that was perfect for curling up with one of the throws that were scattered about.
58. I remember one evening when Lubotshka kept repeating some unbearably tedious passage on the piano about a hundred times in succession, while Woloda, who was dozing on a settee in the drawing-room, kept addressing no one in particular as he muttered, Lord! how she murders it! WHAT a musician! WHAT a Beethoven! (he always pronounced the composer’s name with especial irony).
59. The foyer was totally dark as Feltus, followed close by Lowell who had drawn his revolver from beneath his jacket, cautiously entered and quickly glanced behind the door before flipping the switch for the chandelier that filled the area with immense, twinkling light, which contrasted with the dark parlour where only a single lamp by the settee adjacent to the painting futilely attempted to push back the shadows in which evil seemed to lurk.
60. Finding nothing in the bedroom closets or the bath, Feltus once again checked the window that was still locked and smiled with satisfaction, though as he started to leave the room he instinctively knelt with tremendous difficulty to check under the bed; to his delight there was nothing there as well, so he slowly arose, clinging to the poster at the foot of the bed to maintain his balance, and returned to the parlour where Charles was sitting on the edge of the settee, waiting anxiously for the inspector.
61. The shape of the shamed and angry stairs trod by sneaking foot- steps, The shape of the sly settee, and the adulterous unwholesome couple,.

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