The June rise used to be always luck for me; because as soon as that rise begins here comes
cordwood float- ing down, and pieces of log rafts -- sometimes a dozen logs together; so all you have to do is to catch them and sell them to the wood-yards and the sawmill.
Had she not seen him in Derbyshire, she might have supposed him capable of coming there with no other view than what was acknowledged; but she still thought him partial to Jane, and she wavered as to the greater probability of his coming there with his friend's permission, or being bold enough to come
If you think he will come
, I shall think so too; for you know Enscombe."
And still thinking of his father's last words, and the look with which they were spoken, he knelt down and prayed that, come
what might, he might never bring shame or sorrow on the dear folk at home.
He had best make haste then, says I, or somebody will have her before he comes
; and, indeed, says I, Mr Seagrim, it is a thousand pities somebody should not have her; for he certainly loves her above all the women in the world.
She often comes
to see me, and when she comes
..." he was beginning, but he stopped, noticing that the nurse was saying something in a whisper to his mother, and that in his mother's face there was a look of dread and something like shame, which was so strangely unbecoming to her.
When one of the chickens was swallowed down, and still her master did not come
, Gretel looked at the other and said: 'What one is, the other should be likewise, the two go together; what's right for the one is right for the other; I think if I were to take another draught it would do me no harm.' So she took another hearty drink, and let the second chicken follow the first.
And so they'll say in the resurrection, when they come
to fish up this old mast, and find a doubloon lodged in it, with bedded oysters for the shaggy bark.
I'm wery poor and ill, and I thought I'd come
back here when there warn't nobody about, and lay down and hide somewheres as I knows on till arter dark, and then go and beg a trifle of Mr.
Then, on the slight turn of the Lower Hope Reach, clusters of factory chimneys come
distinctly into view, tall and slender above the squat ranges of cement works in Grays and Greenhithe.
, follow me, I'll once more be your pilot, And you shall thank me.
The moon come
a-swelling up out of the ground, now, powerful big and round and bright, behind a comb of trees, like a face looking through prison bars, and the black shadders and white places begun to creep around, and it was miserable quiet and still and night-breezy and graveyardy and scary.