!" protested Miss Merle Merryweather, the Accordion Girl, who looked like sixteen on the stage, but who, in private life among her grand-children, acknowledged forty-eight.
Been fightin' agin, by Gawd
!" She threw herself upon Jimmie.
Murphy shrieked to the moon: "Oh, ar-r-Mike, f'r Gawd
's sake, where is me little bit av a boy?"
! Saunders's got crushed!" whis- pered the man at the youth's elbow.
"Well, thank Gawd
it wasn't the water," cried Thompkins.