We entered the gloomy prison chamber and beheld Justine sitting on some straw at the farther end; her hands were manacled, and her head rested on her knees.
Sometimes they were the expressive eyes of Henry, languishing in death, the dark orbs nearly covered by the lids and the long black lashes that fringed them; sometimes it was the watery, clouded eyes of the monster, as I first saw them in my chamber at Ingolstadt.
I rang the bell and was shown up to the chamber which had formerly been in part my own.
Be in your chamber then at that hour, and do not take it amiss if your visitor wear a mask.”
Two days ago some repairs were started in the west wing of the building, and my bedroom wall has been pierced, so that I have had to move into the chamber in which my sister died, and to sleep in the very bed in which she slept.
Then he did the same with the wood-work with which the chamber was panelled.
Dr. Grimesby Roylott’s chamber was larger than that of his step-daughter, but was as plainly furnished.
Twice he struck at the chamber door without any reply from within.
The ceiling of this small chamber is really the end of the descending piston, and it comes down with the force of many tons upon this metal floor.
When I had made it clear to them, I returned to the main chamber of the machine and took a good look at it to satisfy my own curiosity.