This establishment was under the care of two slaves--old Barney
and young Barney
--father and son.
The young man whose name was Barney
lookedat her very sadly.
Whin I was about three-quarters av a mile off the rest-camp, powtherin' along fit to burrst, I heard the noise av the men, an', on my sowl, Sorr, I cud catch the voice av Peg Barney bellowin' like a bison wid the belly-ache.
The nearer my throlly came to the rest-camp, the woilder was the shine, an' the louder was the voice of Peg Barney.
There was Peg Barney sittin' on the groun' in his shirt - wan shoe off an' wan shoe on - whackin' a tent-peg over the head wid his boot, an' singin' fit to wake the dead.
I must have looked in the glass to array myself as I did; but the mind's eye was the seeing eye, and it was filled with this frightful vision of the notorious pugilist known to fame and infamy as Barney Maguire.
Within the last twenty-four hours Barney Maguire had fought his first great battle on British soil.
It seemed almost probable that the tragic end of our talk over the telephone had been caused by the sudden arrival and as sudden violence of Barney Maguire.
But Barney, taken by surprise, arched his back in the first buck he had ever made.
And Barney entered into the hell of education that later won his purchaser more time than he could deliver over the best vaudeville circuits in Canada and the United States.
inquired Fagin, in a tone of surprise: which perhaps might mean that Barney was at liberty to tell the truth.
She's bid havid a plate of boiled beef id the bar,' replied Barney.