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.
In the end he bought Barney, without haggling, at Collins's own terms and engaged Sammy and the other two tumblers as well.
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.
This establishment was under the care of two slaves--old Barney
and young Barney
--father and son.
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.
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.
The young man whose name was Barney
lookedat her very sadly.