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Bucket to the place in question," pursues the lawyer, "I shall feel obliged to you if you will do so.
Snagsby, Bucket dips down to the bottom of his mind.
The litter was swept up from the carpet, and the cinders and ashes were taken out of the grate, and the whole of it was in the bucket, when her attention was recalled to the children by hearing one of them cry.
This done, she swept up such fragments of the torn paper in the basket as had fallen on the floor; threw them back again into the basket, along with the gum-bottle; fetched the bucket, and emptied the basket into it; and then proceeded to the fourth and last room in the corridor, where she finished her work for that day.
To those of the white race who look to the incoming of those of foreign birth and strange tongue and habits of the prosperity of the South, were I permitted I would repeat what I say to my own race: "Cast down your bucket where you are.
Gimme the bucket -- I won't be gone only a a minute.
And tell Johnson to douse him with a few buckets of salt water," he added, in a lower tone for my ear alone.
The guileless peasant set down his buckets and considered.
The guileless peasant instantly resumed his buckets.
Again I ordered the shrimp-catchers to lend a hand with the buckets.
But the Chinese scrambled madly into the cockpit and fell to bailing with buckets, pots, pans, and everything they could lay hands on.
A few cheers heralded the advent of several young fellows, in shirt- sleeves, carrying buckets, bottles, and towels, who crawled through the ropes and crossed to the diagonal corner from her.