She twisted the fringe of the counterpane in her slender, white fingers, and she did not look at him.
Then Linda knelt down, and hid her face upon the counterpane.
Presently he turned round and his eyes fell upon Sylvia's white hand on the counterpane.
You know you wouldn't sleep under such a counterpane as that.'
The unsteady ground, she said afterwards, "shook lak you wuz shakin' a counterpane."
And his fingers drummed on the counterpane, for the tune was new to him.
His servant entered the room; Boxtel hid himself under the counterpane.
A groan escaped him as his right hand brushed the counterpane.
She shut the door and bolted it, and buried her face in the counterpane in wild agony.
Mrs Lupin and the young lady gazed in silence at the counterpane.