Look here, mates," said Jerry; "the gentleman offered me half a crown extra
, but I didn't take it; 'twas quite pay enough for me to see how glad he was to catch that train; and if Jack and I choose to have a quick run now and then to please ourselves, that's our business and not yours.
Let us now see what there is to counterbalance any extra
expense that may attend the establishment of the proposed government.
And, in short, how much extra
labour, both of body and mind, would be spared!
To do this, however, some little extra
economy would be necessary.
I had reached the conclusion, it will be remembered, that the extra
baggage of my friend, the artist, would prove to be pictures, or at least a picture; for I knew he had been for several weeks in conference with Nicolino:--and now here was a box, which, from its shape, COULD possibly contain nothing in the world but a copy of Leonardo's "Last Supper;" and a copy of this very "Last Supper," done by Rubini the younger, at Florence, I had known, for some time, to be in the possession of Nicolino.
He's willing to take a chance, but if you get a crop he wants you should give him back an extra
He felt, therefore, that the occasion was one for extra
carefulness in the watching of all that went on.
And if, for some urgent reason, I ought to be up particularly early in the morning, it is then, more than at any other time, that I love to lie an extra
half-hour in bed.
Chizzle, Mizzle, or otherwise was particularly engaged and had appointments until dinner, may have got an extra
moral twist and shuffle into themselves out of Jarndyce and Jarndyce.
At her table there were extra
dishes at dinner, and the servants had vodka and roast goose or suckling pig.
There was an extra
bed in it tonight, very near my own, but differently shaped, and scarcely less conspicuous was the new mantel-shelf ornament: a tumbler of milk, with a biscuit on top of it, and a chocolate riding on the biscuit.
Here a halt of half an hour was made, while chunks of frozen boiled beans were thawed and the dogs were given an extra
ration of fish.