How can anyone go home for a three-course meal and a siesta in the midst of peak trading?
This was in the commandante's hut, during the burning hours of the siesta, and ten days after the arrival of the widow.
He found that Toffy and Ross were still enjoying their afternoon siesta.
Having got rid of us, the curé hurried back to his siesta, and we strolled round the church.
While he took his siesta she ran up to Sudbury Street, or did an errand.
So the men lay down for their siesta, and I was standing by my horse looking over the campo.
"There's such a thing, Sarah, as overdoing the siesta," she taunted.
He was now enjoying his siesta after his banquet by reading an editorial in the Kurier.
Its teamsters take their siesta, reposing in full confidence.
But what do the poor children of Porto Rico do, while Manuel is taking his "siesta," as the afternoon nap is called?