Even more important, I got in my thimbleful of quality time with the man himself.
And now let us all go in and stir up the fire—and, please, one of you bring me a thimbleful of brandy.
A thimbleful to moisten our tongues would have been worth its bulk in gold.
The lunatic poured out a thimbleful for himself and filled Gaudissart's glass.
Then, she asked for a thimbleful of brandy, drank it, and slowly wiped her lips.
If she succeeds in her guess, a thimbleful of water is thrown in her face.
Tim suggested that a thimbleful of rum would be mighty pleasant.
To York fair he must, he would go, if condemned to a bean and a thimbleful of water for fasting dinner ever after.
Perhaps it may be as well to add that a Chinese cup holds about a thimbleful.
It took me the whole of a night, but I wouldnt have grudged it, if Id only got a thimbleful of thanks for my pains.