Our young men shirked
their duty, our philosophers and essayists shirked
With you at the end awaiting me, I have never shirked
It would be hard on mother and the girls, I suppose; besides, I don't quite like it myself; looks as if I shirked
and ran away.
Not a boy felt heroic enough to cast himself into the breach, however; even polite Archie shirked
the duty, saying to Charlie, as they quietly slipped into an adjoining room
This was the pride that bore up Spitz and made him thrash the sled-dogs who blundered and shirked
in the traces or hid away at harness-up time in the morning.
Yes, looking at the sky, I thought that the dome that I see is not a deception, and then I thought something, I shirked
facing something," he mused.