Now, for a change, I am going to make a story about two disagreeable people, called Tommy
Brock and Mr.
Bardell; 'I'm sure you ought to feel very much honoured at you and Tommy
being the only gentlemen to escort so many ladies all the way to the Spaniards, at Hampstead.
Oo was there to send me to school, or put tommy
in my 'ungry belly, or wipe my bloody nose for me, w'en I was a kiddy?
While the captain was taking all opportunities to press these and such like arguments, to remove the little foundling from Mr Allworthy's, of whose fondness for him he began to be jealous, Mrs Deborah had made a discovery, which, in its event, threatened at least to prove more fatal to poor Tommy
than all the reasonings of the captain.
's mother writes me that Tommy
is not coming on in arithmetic as fast as she would like.
That is the intention, governor,' replied the other, 'and unless I'm much mistaken, Tommy
Codlin is a calculating at this minute what we've lost through your coming upon us.
Jones had trained him well, tying him up daily for several hours and telling off one or two black boys at a time to tease him.
Chitling hasn't won a point; and I went partners with him against the Artfull and dumb.
But whativer did you let her run away from you along wi' Tommy
for, and stuff herself wi' fruit as she can't eat a bit o' good victual?
Gertrude, I wish you would speak to Tommy
Finnegan was a little Irishman, with big staring eyes and a wild aspect, a "hoister" by trade, and badly cracked.
,' said this gentleman, making a thrust at his friend, who parried it dexterously with his slipper, 'what's the news?