Word usage examples
Yet there was nothing unreasonable in the mere fact that a certain Chilean named Ventana, who had business relations with Mr.
Baring knew his character as I know it, Ventana would not be allowed to enter his office.
Courtenay, perhaps, thought that if he encountered Ventana again he would take the opportunity to reason with him in the approved manner of the high seas.
Bound up in it are my poor Isobel, that beast, Ventana, and a drunken coal-trimmer.
Senor Pedro Ventana, after shooting a man named Jose anacleto, had considerately shot himself.
But she vetoed this proposal determinedly when she recovered her senses, and straightway confessed to Elsie that Ventana was her husband.
He could not afford to break openly with Ventana, and it must have been a dreadful shock to him when he learned that the scoundrel had plotted not only to destroy the ship but to murder his wife at the same time.
The Ventana Lake resort region was in the mountains, but it was not far from the moderate climes of wine country.
She reminded herself that the tiny resort communities that ringed Ventana Lake acknowledged only two seasons, off and high.
He glanced through the windows of the Ventana View Cafe and saw that every booth was filled.