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sawyer

a person who saws timber for a living
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So we should,' replied Bob Sawyer, 'but the brandy was too good to leave in a hurry; wasn't it, Ben?
Nearly,' replied Sawyer, helping himself to half a fowl as he spoke.
Can't, indeed,' rejoined Bob Sawyer, 'I wouldn't mind a brain, but I couldn't stand a whole head.
Winkle's heart, as Bob Sawyer inflicted on the proffered hand a perceptible squeeze.
Bob Sawyer glanced mutual distrust out of the corners of their eyes.
Bob Sawyer abstracted his thoughts from worldly matters, by the ingenious process of carving his name on the seat of the pew, in corpulent letters of four inches long.
Bob Sawyer adjusted his skates with a dexterity which to Mr.
Bob Sawyer was performing a flourish of unparalleled beauty.
Bob Sawyer on the advisability of bleeding the company generally, as an improving little bit of professional practice--it was at this very moment, that a face, head, and shoulders, emerged from beneath the water, and disclosed the features and spectacles of Mr.
The remembrance of Rebecca was so vivid that their sister Aurelia's letter was something of a shock to the quiet, elderly spinsters of the brick house; for it said that Hannah could not possibly be spared for a few years yet, but that Rebecca would come as soon as she could be made ready; that the offer was most thankfully appreciated, and that the regular schooling and church privileges, as well as the influence of the Sawyer home, would doubtless be "the making of Rebecca"
Then I slipped down to the ground and crawled in among the trees, and, sure enough, there was Tom Sawyer waiting for me.
Tom Sawyer was always right--the levelest head I ever see, and always AT himself and ready for anything you might spring on him.