Now, imagine yourselves, my children, in Master Ezekiel Cheever's school-room.
What boy would dare to play; or whisper, or even glance aside from his book; while Master Cheever is on the lookout behind his spectacles?
She ran to the window, to see if the master was not coming with his guest, but she saw no one, and went back to the fowls and thought:
So she cut it off, ate it, and enjoyed it, and when she had done, she thought: 'The other must go down too, or else master will observe that something is missing.
resumed the archdeacon, after a fresh silence which Master
Jacques took good care not to disturb, "how are you succeeding?
said he would break me in himself, as he should not like me to be frightened or hurt, and he lost no time about it, for the next day he began.
He was put into a baggage-car by the master
, chained in a corner in the midst of heaped trunks and valises.
See, here are my two reals," and he bade Sancho give them to Master
Pedro; but he answered for the ape and said, "Senor, this animal does not give any answer or information touching things that are to come; of things past he knows something, and more or less of things present.
,'' answered Baldwin, ``knows how to requite scorn with scorn, and blows with blows, as well as courtesy with courtesy, Since you disdain to accept from him any share of the ransom at which you have rated the arms of the other knights, I must leave his armour and his horse here, being well assured that he will never deign to mount the one nor wear the other.
The opinion was also whispered that my master
was my father; but of the correctness of this opinion, I know nothing; the means of knowing was withheld from me.
alighted at an inn which he used to frequent; and after consulting awhile with the inn-keeper, and making some necessary preparations, he hired the GRULTRUD, or crier, to give notice through the town of a strange creature to be seen at the sign of the Green Eagle, not so big as a SPLACNUCK (an animal in that country very finely shaped, about six feet long,) and in every part of the body resembling a human creature, could speak several words, and perform a hundred diverting tricks.
And Squirts, the master
of the Middle Third, grew more ill-tempered every day.