You've got a religious mother, you have, my boy: going and flopping herself down, and praying that the bread-and-butter
may be snatched out of the mouth of her only child.
My sister had a trenchant way of cutting our bread-and-butter for us, that never varied.
Therefore I resolved to put my hunk of bread-and-butter down the leg of my trousers.
Alice did not quite know what to say to this: so she helped herself to some tea and bread-and-butter
, and then turned to the Dormouse, and repeated her question.
I didn't ask you as a beggar," he said, jest- ingly, taking a piece of bread-and-butter
from the plate she held before him.
the depth and strength of this elderly party's emotion for some bread-and-butter
I tried to conceal my embarrassment by handing round cups of tea and rather ill-cut bread-and-butter
The milk stage, the bread-and-butter
stage, and the roast-beef stage.
He discovered a bread-and-butter
field in the agricultural weeklies and trade journals, though among the religious weeklies he found he could easily starve.
The White Queen only looked at her in a helpless frightened sort of way, and kept repeating something in a whisper to herself that sounded like 'bread-and-butter
,' and Alice felt that if there was to be any conversation at all, she must manage it herself.
However, there was no help for it, and the tea-tray came, with seven cups and saucers, and bread-and-butter
on the same scale.
Thank you,' said Maggie, looking at the food without taking it; "but will you give me some bread-and-butter
and tea instead?