'I--hum--ha--I confess I could have desired, Amy my dear,' he said, jogging
about in a more feverish flutter than before, 'to have made some change in my dress first, and to have bought a-- hum--a watch and chain.
When they were left alone together--which was not until noon, for Mr Boffin sat long in his easy-chair, by turns jogging
up and down the breakfast-room, clenching his fist and muttering--Bella, in consternation, asked her what had happened, what was wrong?
Noel Vanstone's sense of gratitude; and she is not at all likely, I should imagine, to let that sense fall asleep for want of a little timely jogging
. Whether my fair relative's future intentions in this quarter point toward Mischief or Money, is more than I can yet say.
"I was jogging
along to my farm, and despairing of ever seeing Miss Isabel again--and Miss Isabel herself meets me at the roadside!