Surrounded, I suppose, only by clodhoppers
, with whom you could not associate.
The distance was little more than six miles, but the road was strange, and I had to keep stopping to inquire my way; hallooing to carters and clodhoppers
, and frequently invading the cottages, for there were few abroad that winter's morning; sometimes knocking up the lazy people from their beds, for where so little work was to be done, perhaps so little food and fire to be had, they cared not to curtail their slumbers.
It took an old African soldier to show those clodhoppers
Oh, a LOT of people WE never heard of before - the shoemaker and horse-doctor and knife-grinder kind, you know - clodhoppers
from goodness knows where that never handled a sword or fired a shot in their lives - but the soldiership was in them, though they never had a chance to show it.
She could no more think of this man as a clodhopper
, a coarse upstart without manners or imagination.
, half board-school prig, they can still throw back to a nobler stock, and breed yeomen.
It's a good gentlemanly game; and young Vincy is not a clodhopper
Also, he was active in 4H and was a member of the Clodhoppers
There is a chronic shortage of duffers, no-hopers and clodhoppers
with two left feet" - Broadcaster Vanessa Feltz lamenting that there is too much talent in this year's Strictly Come Dancing.
Donald Trump's misogyny alone disqualifies him" Former Tory leader Lord (William) Hague "I had to leave home and make that journey 300 miles south to right here in London, with little more than an old guitar, a bag of dreams and a notebook full of songs" Newcastle-born singer Sting recalls the start of his career "There is a chronic shortage of duffers, no-hopers and clodhoppers
with two left feet" Broadcaster Vanessa Feltz lamenting that there is too much talent in this year's Strictly Come Dancing "Please excuse my embarrassing dad" Message on a T-shirt worn by TV chef Gordon Ramsay's 14-year-old daughter Tilly
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, Chris Wall has already mapped out a campaign for his grey mare, whose colour is central to the plan.
The true tales young Danny (Laurie Kynaston) tells are taller than a pair of platform clodhoppers