These were chiefly people from the northern suburbs, whose knowledge of the Black Smoke came by hearsay.
The public would be fairly warned of the approach of danger, and elaborate measures were being taken for the protection of the people in the threatened southwestern suburbs.
Every minute a fresh gun came into position until, before twilight, every copse, every row of suburban villas on the hilly slopes about Kingston and Richmond, masked an expectant black muzzle.
The detachment of the plaster had left a vertical slit open in the debris, and by raising myself cautiously across a beam I was able to see out of this gap into what had been overnight a quiet suburban roadway.
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She drives from her home in the suburbs to her office downtown.
I want a suburban home with a white picket fence and a big yard.