Portress Sentence Examples | Use Portress in a sentence

1.the old Portress who had served him was among the number.

2.the whispers of many men and the protestations of the Portress were audible in the corridor.

3.the Portress told me that he could not come to-day.

4.all at once, he heard a shout behind him; it was the Portress patagon who had followed him, and who was shaking her fist at him in the distance and crying

5.he recognized the voice of the old woman who was his Portress.

6."i am not pleased with you," replied the Portress.

7.there was a child playing in the yard& the child of the Portress or of some work-woman.

8.the Portress had "done up" his room; only she had picked out of the ashes and placed neatly on the table the two iron ends of the cudgel and the forty-sou piece which had been blackened by the fire.

9.sister simplice sent a serving-maid to inquire of the Portress of the factory, whether the mayor had returned, and if he would not come to the infirmary soon.

10.he paid no heed to the Portress's words, but went to bed and to sleep

11.it was this old woman, ornamented with the name of the principal lodger, and in reality intrusted with the functions of Portress, who had let him the lodging on christmas eve.

12."i am not pleased with you, " replied the Portress.

13.he paid no heed to the Portress's words, but went to bed and to sleep.

14.that when he went away he had been very gentle, as usual, and that he had merely told the Portress not to expect him that night.

15.there was a child playing in the yard--the child of the Portress or of some work-woman.

16.the Portress set to scraping away the grass from what she called her pavement, with an old knife, and, as she tore out the blades, she grumbled