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The lake seemed to wash away the troubles of the past, and the grand old mountains to look benignly down upon them saying, "Little children, love one another.
So saying he donned the butcher's blouse and apron, and, climbing into the cart, drove merrily down the road to the town.
Azor is, however, a good purveyor," said the recorder of mortgages, with the air of saying a witty thing.
The child stuck out his lips and turned away his head in a disdainful manner, saying, "He's too ugly.
I don't know, miss," returned Charley, putting her head forward and folding her hands tight upon the band of her little apron, which she always did in the enjoyment of anything mysterious or confidential, "but it's a gentleman, miss, and his compliments, and will you please to come without saying anything about it.
So saying he smiled strangely; but suddenly and excitedly he began again:
He was still thinking about the people in the house which he had left; but instead of remembering, with whatever accuracy he could, their looks and sayings, he had consciously taken leave of the literal truth.
She had never heard him say a foolish thing, though she knew that he did unwise ones; and perhaps foolish sayings were more objectionable to her than any of Mr.
A book of "thoughts" should be a book that may be fairly dipped into, and yield good quotable sayings.
How well I could hear her sayings between the lines: 'But the editor-man will never stand that, it's perfect blethers' - 'By this post it must go, I tell you; we must take the editor when he's hungry - we canna be blamed for it, can we?
He drank off a glass of champagne and laughed loud and long at one of his neighbour's silly sayings.
Petrushka could read and write and knew Paulson's primer, his only book, almost by heart, and he was fond of quoting sayings from it that he thought suited the occasion, especially when he had had something to drink, as to-day.