Baptists don't believe in christening
babies, do they, Jim?
It contained a contribution to their board in the shape of a silver spoon and battered silver mug, which Jessie chose to facetiously consider as an affecting reminiscence of the youthful Kearney's christening
days--which it probably was.
Not that they had ever quarrelled (Miss Mills informed me); but that having been, on the occasion of Dora's christening
, invited to tea, when they considered themselves privileged to be invited to dinner, they had expressed their opinion in writing, that it was 'better for the happiness of all parties' that they should stay away.
Lammeter, he'd have no way but he must be married in Janiwary, which, to be sure, 's a unreasonable time to be married in, for it isn't like a christening
or a burying, as you can't help; and so Mr.
Yes, go certainly,' replied the Mouse, 'and when you eat anything good, think of me; I should very much like a drop of the red christening
Elizabeth was chiefly struck by his extraordinary deference for Lady Catherine, and his kind intention of christening
, marrying, and burying his parishioners whenever it were required.
I require that his majesty should deign to be godfather to the child she has just borne; and that my lord, after having been present at the christening
, should go to proffer his homage to our Holy Father the Pope.
Altogether, since no prospects were attached to his family name, and since a new christening
seemed a suitable commencement of a new life, Mr.
I mean to bring out my best brocade, that I wore at your christening
twenty years ago," said Mrs.
The sargeant read me the chapter about him, the night before my christening
, and a mighty asement it was to listen to anything from the book.
Though you have said nothing we cannot, of course, look on him as a little stranger, and so I am sending him the old Lashmar christening
The countryman than began to tell his tale, and said he was going to take the goose to a christening