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The Return of the King
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  • Pippin saw then that they had been standing in alcoves on either side of the door, unseen as he and Gandalf entered.
  • In the night he was wakened by a light, and he saw that Gandalf had come and was pacing to and fro in the room beyond the curtain of the alcove.
  • It was sparely furnished, having but a small table, two chairs and a bench; but at either side there were curtained alcoves and well-clad beds within with vessels and basins for washing.

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  • a beautiful room with an alcove window
  • we met in an alcove of the garden

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