I hope you will grow up gentle and good, and never learn bad ways; do your work with a good will, lift your feet up well when you trot, and never bite
or kick even in play.
I made fast to a willow; then I took a bite
to eat, and by and by laid down in the canoe to smoke a pipe and lay out a plan.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite
Aunt Sally she looked old and tired and let the children snarl and fuss at one another and didn't seem to notice it was going on, which wasn't her usual style; me and Tom had a plenty to think about without talking; Benny she looked like she hadn't had much sleep, and whenever she'd lift her head a little and steal a look towards her father you could see there was tears in her eyes; and as for the old man, his things stayed on his plate and got cold without him knowing they was there, I reckon, for he was thinking and thinking all the time, and never said a word and never et a bite
Dear John,--You remember when we tide the new dog in the barn how he bit the rope and howled I am just like him only the brick house is the barn and I can not bite
Now," said he, releasing his under lip from a hard bite
, "just hand me my whip; it lies there under the hedge.
I'd rayther arn my bite
an' my sup wi' a hammer in th' road
There was no dog at th' door to bite
thee," he answered.
Cruncher, taking a bite
out of his bread-and-butter, and seeming to help it down with a large invisible oyster out of his saucer.
When she paid the coachman she took her money out of a hard steel purse, and she kept the purse in a very jail of a bag which hung upon her arm by a heavy chain, and shut up like a bite
Joe was evidently made uncomfortable by what he supposed to be my loss of appetite, and took a thoughtful bite
out of his slice, which he didn't seem to enjoy.
He bit, indeed, but did not bite
long enough, and he jumped clear of the whisking tail, leaving Nagaina torn and angry.