He looks as if he'd
like to know us but he's bashful, and Meg is so prim she won't let me speak to him when we pass," said Jo, as the plates went round, and the ice began to melt out of sight, with ohs and ahs of satisfaction.
If George Willard were here, he'd
have something to say," thought Seth.
Ambrosch come along by the cornfield yesterday where I was at work and showed me three prairie dogs he'd
I don't blame him; he'd
never be in a bad humor if it weren't for me.
They tried to withdraw the charge, but he'd
We might have managed to put the man somewhere, if he'd
been alone, but these women want family accommodation.
I wonder if he'd
give a poor devil like me the model of his nose.
I'll be bound he'd
be worth twenty pounds next spring.
He used to carry cans on a long pole; and he'd
drink a little out of each can, and one day he drank too much, and fell asleep in a corner, and got locked up in the place all night.
invent that, I'll be bound; let a nigger alone for that, any time.
The old man wrote me that he was coming over in June, and said he'd
take me home in August, whether I was done with my education or not, but durn him, he didn't come; never said why; just sent me a hamper of Sunday-school books, and told me to be good, and hold on a while.
Next day he was drunk, and he went to Judge Thatcher's and bullyragged him, and tried to make him give up the money; but he couldn't, and then he swore he'd
make the law force him.