Quite absorbed in her work, Jo scribbled away till the last page was filled, when she signed
her name with a flourish and threw down her pen, exclaiming.
He then signed
to Heyward to assist the sisters into the saddles, for he seldom deigned to use the English tongue, unless urged by some motive of more than usual moment.
To conclude, I can now say that I have verified the saying of an old Indian who signed
These last, if they ever heard of the Pyncheon title, would have laughed at the idea of any man's asserting a right--on the strength of mouldy parchments, signed
with the faded autographs of governors and legislators long dead and forgotten--to the lands which they or their fathers had wrested from the wild hand of nature by their own sturdy toil.
Had they taken her from me, I would willingly have gone with thee into the forest, and signed
my name in the Black Man's book too, and that with mine own blood
Who's afraid of him, except the old governor who daresn't catch him and put him in double-darbies, as he deserves, but lets him go about kidnapping people; aye, and signed
a bond with him, that all the people the devil kidnapped, he'd roast for him?
A note signed
by him was equal to a job any time at the packing houses; and also he employed a good many men himself, and worked them only eight hours a day, and paid them the highest wages.
Shelby hastily drew the bills of sale towards him, and signed
them, like a man that hurries over some disagreeable business, and then pushed them over with the money.
If I had known how to name them, I should then have signed
off in detail from all the societies which I never signed
on to; but I did not know where to find such a complete list.
it "The Boss," and dated it from Merlin's Cave.
There they showed us no end of aged documents; some were signed
by Popes, some by Tilly and other great generals, and one was a letter written and subscribed by Go"tz von Berlichingen in Heilbronn in 1519 just after his release from the Square Tower.
They say the fathers, in 1776, signed
the Declaration of Independence with the halter about their necks.