"They are used to it; they all came from Terra del Fuego," replied knops, calmly.
"Well, Paz, I am glad you can help me out of my difficulty," said knops.
knops said a few words in a language Leo did not comprehend, and the little people gathered up their trowels again.
The bases are circular, finished on squares, with knops of foliage filling in the spandrels.
Leo took the glass which knops offered, and confessed he had never tasted anything more delicious.
So saying, knops turned down a little lane lighted by what looked like small globes of white fire.
He did neither; he built a house all carved with knops, useless and unpractical.
"See how in the pursuit of the beautiful one can lose all beauty," said knops, confidentially.
After breathing the oxygen he turned to knops with a heart-rending cry.
"Never mind, Paz; better luck next time," said knops, kindly.
some architectural ornament. (1.) Heb. kaphtor (Ex. 25:31-36), occurring in the description of the candlestick. It was an ornamental swell beneath the cups of the candlestick, probably an imitation of the fruit of the almond. (2.) Heb. peka'im, found only in 1 Kings 6:18 and 7:24, an ornament resembling a small gourd or an egg, on the cedar wainscot in the temple and on the castings on the brim of the brazen sea.