Not even conversion can make new habits overnight, and in his first two years at college Joe had been known to teachers and students alike as distinctly a sketchy student, wholly inexpert at concentrated effort.
With two staff officers assigned as my chaperons, I had been attached overnight to the field headquarters.
"Why," quoth Robin, "I came this morning from sleeping overnight in Sherwood.
Any shadow left overnight in his heart was sent scurrying before his new joyousness.
Was it conceivable, he argued, that a woman would do that kind of work overnight, especially as she was going to the theatre, and therefore would wish to dress in her smarter clothes?
Soak overnight in 1 qt. of the water.
If the latter, soak overnight.
Use split peas, soak overnight, and prepare according to recipe given for lentil soup.
Soak the pulse overnight, and simmer with the vegetables for 4 hours.
Wash well, and soak overnight in the water.
Wash well in several waters, drain, and put to soak overnight in the water.
Nancy had my breakfast all laid out overnight, except the coffee, and we had fixed it that I was to make up the fire, and get off without waking her, if the baby was very bad.
Some men kept fires burning in their orchards overnight; a pretty spectacle, I should think, especially where the fruit was still ungathered.
Two days before sowing, the kernels are taken out of the fruit, and steeped overnight in water; on the following day they are dried in a shady place; and on the third day they are sown in holes an inch deep in fresh, unbroken, and well-shaded forest ground, allowing six inches distance between each plant and row.
He was by no means discouraged as yet, for his week had just begunthere were still five days of grace, and prime ministers have been made overnight, nations have fallen in five days.
" The gentle moon, as she sheds her borrowed light from the blue chambers of the sky, throwing her silver mantle overnight's sable form, performs her varied evolutions without "variableness or shadow of turning."
SEE Balzac, Honore de. LEDERER, JOE. Overnight.
Regiments were continually entering the city, regiments were continually leaving it; regiments in transit disembarked overnight only to resume the southward journey by steamer or train; regiments in camp and barrack were completing organisation and being mustered in by United States officers.
Brown kept Jennings overnight, making a bed for him on his couch, where he could see the fire.
NUT ROAST Soak one-half cup of lentils overnight; in the morning drain, cover with fresh water and bring to a boil.
VEGETABLE MEAT PIE Soak one-half cup of Lima beans overnight; in the morning let them boil rapidly for one-half hour.
HERRING SALAD, No. 1 Soak four herrings in cold water overnight, and then rinse several times in fresh cold water.
To cook dried fruits thoroughly they should after careful washing be soaked overnight.
If wanted for overnight, use only one-fourth cake of yeast and an extra half teaspoon of salt.
BREAD PANCAKES Soak stale bread overnight in sour milk, mash the bread fine in the morning, and put in one-half teaspoon of salt, two eggs, two teaspoons of baking soda, dissolved in hot water, and thicken with finely sifted flour.