FORK


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FoRKFriends of Rohit Khare
FORKFriends of Ralph Klein (Canada)
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Mulcachy was equipped with a long-lashed whip and a sharp-pronged fork of iron.
Skirting along the north fork for a day or two, excessively annoyed by musquitoes and buffalo gnats, they reached, in the evening of the 17th, a small but beautiful grove, from which issued the confused notes of singing birds, the first they had heard since crossing the boundary of Missouri.
Here one of the guides paused, and, after considering the vast landscape attentively, pointed to three mountain peaks glistening with snow, which rose, he said, above a fork of Columbia River.
By-and-by he dug so close to her that the fire-beams were reflected as distinctly from the steel prongs of his fork as from her own.
Half a mile up the right fork, his quick ears caught the sound of gnawing teeth.
Your fish-plates, they are cleared away with the knife and fork on them
Above the fork of the tree whereon we rested was a pile of dead branches and brush.
You know there ain't enough in the North Fork to do a week's washing for the camp--to say nothin' of its color.
Give me your fork, Mum, and take the baby," said Flopson.
Danglars took the knife in one hand and the fork in the other, and was about to cut up the fowl.
I would gladly have eaten the potatoes and let the meat alone, but having got a large piece of the latter on to my plate, I could not be so impolite as to leave it; so, after many awkward and unsuccessful attempts to cut it with the knife, or tear it with the fork, or pull it asunder between them, sensible that the awful lady was a spectator to the whole transaction, I at last desperately grasped the knife and fork in my fists, like a child of two years old, and fell to work with all the little strength I possessed.
Sometimes, after every two or three mouthfuls, he laid down his knife and fork, and stared at his son with all his might--particularly at his maimed side; then, he looked slowly round the table until he caught some person's eye, when he shook his head with great solemnity, patted his shoulder, winked, or as one may say--for winking was a very slow process with him--went to sleep with one eye for a minute or two; and so, with another solemn shaking of his head, took up his knife and fork again, and went on eating.