was very dark; this skull was his, and this felt hat.
, no doubt," I thought, and ran downstairs without inquiry.
Someone sent her a freshly- discovered dove, a sort of carrier
, but which had in the white feathers of its head and neck the form of a religious cowl.
She gave him brief particulars; and responding to further inquiries told him that she was intending to go back by the same carrier
who had brought her.
did; so did the grocer, the baker, the butcher, the gardener, the postman, the policeman, and the fishmonger.
We were still looking at it, when the local carrier
, who had just stopped at the inn, came to the door of the room with a pot of beer in his hand, and he also looked at the fish.
An attendant closed the lid, which locked with a little click, and the carrier
continued its slow way.
Larcher, the eminent carrier
, who had just come in.
Oh Mother Nature, give thy children the true poetry of heart that hid itself in this poor Carrier
's breast--he was but a Carrier
by the way--and we can bear to have them talking prose, and leading lives of prose; and bear to bless thee for their company!
Not I, most worthy sir," cried the carrier
, shrinking away from the fierce eyes of the bowman.
Further, I took the civil service examinations for mail carrier
and passed first.
Very similar is his reference to seasons through what happens or is done in that season: `when the House- carrier
, fleeing the Pleiades, climbs up the plants from the earth', is the season for harvesting; or `when the artichoke flowers and the clicking grass-hopper, seated in a tree, pours down his shrill song', is the time for rest.