I'm sure it's the least I can do when you have been so kind, lending me things and helping me get
ready," said Meg, glancing round the room at the very simple outfit, which seemed nearly perfect in their eyes.
There were some passengers to get
off, which caused the flier to stop, I suppose.
I am as ready to do the one as the other; but to fight the Iroquois 'tis necessary to find the skulkers; and to eat,'tis necessary to get
the game--talk of the devil and he will come; there is a pair of the biggest antlers I have seen this season, moving the bushes below the hill
Gradually, they have sunk almost out of sight; as old houses, here and there about the streets, get
covered half-way to the eaves by the accumulation of new soil.
Whenever I find myself growing grim about the mouth; whenever it is a damp, drizzly November in my soul; whenever I find myself involuntarily pausing before coffin warehouses, and bringing up the rear of every funeral I meet; and especially whenever my hypos get
such an upper hand of me, that it requires a strong moral principle to prevent me from deliberately stepping into the street, and methodically knocking people's hats off--then, I account it high time to get
to sea as soon as I can.
There's no bones broken, sir; he'll only get
a few scratches.
A person who had such a task before him would not need to look very far in Packingtown--he had only to walk up the avenue and read the signs, or get
into a streetcar, to obtain full information as to pretty much everything a human creature could need.
Besides, Tom,' says I, `it jest spiles your gals; they get
sickly, and down in the mouth; and sometimes they gets
ugly,--particular yallow gals do,--and it's the devil and all gettin' on 'em broke in.
The waiter expects a quarter at breakfast--and gets
Next day we gets
up late and has a good breakfast, and sits on the lawn and smokes.
First he rings his bell fearlessly, but when he gets
into a tight place he runs away as quietly as he can, and often thinking to escape runs straight into his opponent's arms.
her tongue from you, Susan," he said, with some enjoyment.