WELLS


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WELLSWork, Education and Lifelong Learning Simulation (Colorado)
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You will understand, Wells," he added, "that this is all strictly private.
The time was barely 10 o'clock at night, but chilly gusts of wind with a taste of rain in them had well nigh depeopled the streets.
It was at Tunbridge Wells then that he had become conscious of some danger.
After a time, too, I came to connect these wells with tall towers standing here and there upon the slopes; for above them there was often just such a flicker in the air as one sees on a hot day above a sun-scorched beach.
I am used to Tunbridge Wells, where we are all hopelessly behind the times.
Once in a while we sat together on the pond, he at one end of the boat, and I at the other; but not many words passed between us, for he had grown deaf in his later years, but he occasionally hummed a psalm, which harmonized well enough with my philosophy.
I wish we could find the dark well without so much trouble.
I heard the master give the order, so I knew there was plenty of good food, and I thought I was well off.
These occasions seem to go off tolerably well without me, Pussy.
Then they were told that there was to be a collection for a pious object in church; well, they pulled out their halfpence and gave them, but what for they couldn't say.
It is perhaps well to tell a little something about this obscure document, which, in the main, is of interest to the historian only.
Oh, well," he said, with easy masculine tolerance, "so long as you enjoy it.