Matther mun, matter eneaf for one neight,' replied the guard; 'dang the wall-eyed
bay, he's gane mad wi' glory I think, carse t'coorch is over.
The advocates of the tinder-box-and-pedlar view considered the other side a muddle-headed and credulous set, who, because they themselves were wall-eyed
, supposed everybody else to have the same blank outlook; and the adherents of the inexplicable more than hinted that their antagonists were animals inclined to crow before they had found any corn--mere skimming-dishes in point of depth--whose clear-sightedness consisted in supposing there was nothing behind a barn-door because they couldn't see through it; so that, though their controversy did not serve to elicit the fact concerning the robbery, it elicited some true opinions of collateral importance.
Susan, they used to call her; but she could shoot to beat the band.
Vholes, preceded by the legend Ground-Floor, is inscribed upon a door-post in Symond's Inn, Chancery Lane--a little, pale, wall-eyed
, woebegone inn like a large dust-binn of two compartments and a sifter.
The latter's claustrophobic, highly colored urban scenes of vendors, jeepneys, buses in helter-skelter traffic, with crowds of people wide-eyed, some, wall-eyed
, but all staring upward into nothingness as if confused or asking for deliverance.