in hoods and mittens," said Jo, and set them to laughing.
I've seen a great deal of the world, not only in people's kitchens and back-yards but at the street-corners, and on the wharves, and in other places where my business calls me; and I'm free to say, Miss Hepzibah, that I never knew a human creature do her work so much like one of God's angels
as this child Phoebe does
It had been her habit, from an almost immemorial date, to go about the country as a kind of voluntary nurse, and doing whatever miscellaneous good she might; taking upon herself, likewise, to give advice in all matters, especially those of the heart, by which means -- as a person of such propensities inevitably must -- she gained from many people the reverence due to an angel
, but, I should imagine, was looked upon by others as an intruder and a nuisance.
After some more talk about this, I says: "Sandy, I notice that I hardly ever see a white angel
; where I run across one white angel
, I strike as many as a hundred million copper-colored ones - people that can't speak English.
My gardian angel
is asleep At leest he doth no vigil keep
So spake th' Apostate Angel
, though in pain, Vaunting aloud, but rackt with deep despare: And him thus answer'd soon his bold Compeer.
At the same time, they were very neatly dressed, made no collection, refused the halfpence offered them; and the people around could not understand the conduct of this rustic fiddler, who tramped the roads with that pretty child who sang like an angel
I wish to hold you to myself, for the reason that I cannot bear to part with you, and love you as my guardian angel
As ADAM lay a-dreaming beneath the Apple Tree, The Angel
of the Earth came down, and offered Earth in fee.
And odd enough, too," I ventured to reply; "but I was always under the impression that an angel
came to the house again and proposed that we should marry before father came back.
Then an angel
from heaven came to her and said: 'Be at rest, you shall have a son with the power of wishing, so that whatsoever in the world he wishes for, that shall he have.