I never could understand how Nataly made up her mind to marry that unlicked
Pepper was a bore; Rachel was an unlicked
girl, no doubt prolific of confidences, the very first of which would be: "You see, I don't get on with my father.
Humorous half-columns in the local papers, written in the customary silly way by unlicked
cub reporters just out of grammar school, tickled the fancy of San Francisco for a fleeting moment in that the steamship Mariposa had rescued some sea-waifs possessed of a cock-and-bull story that not even the reporters believed.
I was followed by the leader of the grim faction--an unlicked
curate of the largest dimensions.
cubs who thought they could out-drink ME!
cub of a common constable seemed to eye me the more suspiciously for the flattering form of my address.
If you scratched my tummy', he recalled of his early, unlicked
self, 'I would roll over and be yours'.
, incondite things--villainously pranked in an affected array of antique modes and phrases.
He scrutinised the long prehistory and short history of his country -- `this whimpering second unlicked
self my country' -- in a search for a basis for a healthy culture.