Beth's bundle was such a funny one that everybody
wanted to laugh, but nobody did, for it would have hurt her feelings very much.
Though, as everybody
well knew, the doctor had forbidden her to lift so much as a pin!
Thus, by an inevitable necessity, as a magnet attracts steel-filings, so did our man of business draw to himself the difficulties which everybody
Well, then, however the old sea-captains may order me about--however they may thump and punch me about, I have the satisfaction of knowing that it is all right; that everybody
else is one way or other served in much the same way -- either in a physical or metaphysical point of view, that is; and so the universal thump is passed round, and all hands should rub each other's shoulder-blades, and be content.
Sir Dinadan was so proud of his exploit that he could not keep from telling over and over again, to weariness, how the immortal idea happened to occur to him; and as is the way with humorists of his breed, he was still laughing at it after everybody
else had got through.
I am the best-educated horse outside of the hippodrome, everybody
says, and the best-mannered.
sat on the upper deck, on benches, under an awning; everybody
talked, laughed, and exclaimed at the wonder scenery; in truth, a trip on that lake is almost the perfection of pleasuring.
We went to a clump of bushes, and Tom made everybody
swear to keep the secret, and then showed them a hole in the hill, right in the thickest part of the bushes.
He brought home with him a suit of clothes of such exquisite style and cut in fashion-- Eastern fashion, city fashion--that it filled everybody
with anguish and was regarded as a peculiarly wanton affront.
knows -- the widow, too, for all she tries to let on she don't.
His signs warn't no good; people couldn't understand them and he prob'ly couldn't himself, but he done a sight of goo-gooing, and so everybody
was satisfied, and admired to hear him go it.
Rebecca found the side door locked, but she knew that the key was under the step, and so of course did everybody
else in Riverboro, for they all did about the same thing with it.