Some articles on carpet bags, bags, bag, carpet:
... They divided the shot for easier handling, placing some in carpet bags and some in courier bags, which could be carried on their person and hidden by a cloak ... They gave their carpet bags of lead shot to a porter, who in turn gave them to the guard, Burgess, who put them in his van ... gold and at that station a bar of gold was placed in a black bag which Tester had brought ...
... Those walking the red carpet included Scott Henshall, Toby Anstis, Leilani and Gazza ... Despite the thieves making off with just two bags, at £500 each, it leaves the girls £1,000 down ... Charlotte wanted bags but Heather struck a fantastic deal on some designer necklaces (as worn by Kate Moss) and was determined to stick with her decision ...
Famous quotes containing the words bags and/or carpet:
“Some dead undid their bushy jaws,
And bags of blood let out their flies;
He had by heart the Christ-cross-row of death.
Sleep navigates the tides of time;
The dry Sargasso of the tomb
Gives up its dead to such a working sea....”
—Dylan Thomas (19141953)
“A wind has started a little whirlpool
of sand where the carpet ought to be,
and shells lie
by the preposterous feet
of that woman who frets me, annihilates me,
O she will kill me yet.”
—Hilda Doolittle (18861961)