On an impulse he turned out of the street and went into a little dark alleyway behind the sheds in which lived the cows
I had heard our neighbours laughing when they told how Peter always had to go home at night to milk his cow
I thought it very dreadful, but the cows
went on eating very quietly, and hardly raised their heads as the black frightful thing came puffing and grinding past.
The very cows
are driven to their country pastures before the end of May; though I have heard of one unnatural farmer who kept his cow
in the barn and fed her on hay all the year round.
Goddard's drawingroom; and of her having an upper maid who had lived fiveandtwenty years with her; and of their having eight cows
, two of them Alderneys, and one a little Welch cow
, a very pretty little Welch cow
indeed; and of Mrs.
As for Colonel Brandon, she was not only ready to worship him as a saint, but was moreover truly anxious that he should be treated as one in all worldly concerns; anxious that his tithes should be raised to the utmost; and scarcely resolved to avail herself, at Delaford, as far as she possibly could, of his servants, his carriage, his cows
, and his poultry.
He sat within earshot, milking the cows
by the light of a lantern, which I seized unceremoniously, and, calling out that I would send it back on the morrow, rushed to the nearest postern.
Some, to the fountain; some, to the fields; men and women here, to dig and delve; men and women there, to see to the poor live stock, and lead the bony cows
out, to such pasture as could be found by the roadside.
My eldest daughter attends at five every morning in a neighbouring establishment, to acquire the process - if process it may be called - of milking cows
, I should like to know who does--that's all.
One evening, when I was still little, standing as high as a man's elbow only, I went out with my mother below the cattle kraal to see the cows
As soon as the Cat's-meat-Man had told every one that John Dolittle was going to become an animal-doctor, old ladies began to bring him their pet pugs and poodles who had eaten too much cake; and farmers came many miles to show him sick cows