She has the sugar tongs poised in the air, and is apparently sunk in abstruse meditation.
The fanciful curves of the handle and feet are related to the rococo design of the sugar tongs in figure 16.
Finish and treat in the same way as the sugar tongs with claws.
"You may put anything in it, except the sugar tongs," said Peter, taking possession of that article.
He looked up as I entered, threw down the sugar tongs with a slight clatter, came towards me and gave my hand a squeeze.
Nevertheless, though he could now endure to see Mary Ann handling the sugar tongs, he remained cold to her for some weeks.
The sugar tongs poised: "Let's see," she cogitated, "it was two lumps, wasn't it?"
The hand with which she touched the sugar tongs was icy cold, a pain split her forehead, and she felt suddenly tired and broken.