Guest and myself to make some acknowledgment of the service you've
been to us; and, backed by your general conduct and business ability, it has made us determine on giving you a share in the business,--a share which we shall be glad to increase as the years go on.
It's too late now, an' I don't feel to say you've
ben all in the wrong; but if 't was to do over again, I'd say, well, your aunt Mirandy gives you clothes and board and schoolin' and is goin' to send you to Wareham at a big expense.
It makes me sick, sick to see it, and you've
gone on till you've
turned the poor wench's head.
warned me, you've
done all that was necessary: I ignore your warning.
Next (to clear the ground before coming to business), you've
placed in this yard a skulking, a sneaking, and a sniffing, menial.
l assure you, Katharine, you've
not the slightest reason to be jealous.
What I do know is that you've
made bad enough a long chalk worse for all concerned, and you'll have to get yourself out of the mess you've
got yourself into, and there's only one way.
No matter what notions you've
got in your head, you've
got to get out of the way and give him a chance.
But where's the use o' talking, if ye wonna be persuaded, and settle down like any other woman in her senses, i'stead o' wearing yourself out with walking and preaching, and giving away every penny you get, so as you've
nothing saved against sickness; and all the things you've
got i' the world, I verily believe, 'ud go into a bundle no bigger nor a double cheese.
never mentioned to me one of your masters, one of your comrades, nor the least little thing that ever happened to you at school.
And when you've
got it, you want--oh, you don't quite know what it is you DO want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so
Come, come, Master Marner," said the landlord, now rising resolutely, and seizing Marner by the shoulder, "if you've
got any information to lay, speak it out sensible, and show as you're in your right mind, if you expect anybody to listen to you.