But Gen. Pinkney!--Joe, that old man nearly went distracted.
She braved it for a moment or two with an eye full of love and stubbornness, and murmured a phrase or two vaguely of Gen. Pinkney; but at length down went her head and out came the truth and tears.
"My purchaser from Peoria," said Joe, "and Gen. Pinkney are both creations of the same art--but you wouldn't call it either painting or music.
"I shouldn't ha' come back upon you now ye're i' trouble, an' folks say as the master, as I used to frighten the birds for, an' he flogged me a bit for fun when he catched me eatin' the turnip, as they say he'll niver lift up his head no more,--I shouldn't ha' come now to ax you to gi' me another knife 'cause you gen me one afore.
But a fortni't ago I'd a rare bit o' luck,--I allays thought I was a lucky chap, for I niver set a trap but what I catched something; but this wasn't trap, it was a fire i' Torry's mill, an' I doused it, else it 'ud set th' oil alight, an' the genelman gen me ten suvreigns; he gen me 'em himself last week.
Self-acting ink, that 'ere; it's wrote your mark upon the wall, old gen
"C'est le caractere des gens
de guerre," said Cora, with admirable self-possession.
- Many businesses are hyper-targeting marketing efforts to millennials and Gen
Z, but new research1 released today highlights the shopping patterns of the older, larger core generations: Gen
X and baby boomers.
A notification signed by the PM, which was released by his office to the media, read: 'Gen
Qamar Javed Bajwa is appointed as Chief of Army Staff for another term of three years from the date of completion of tenure.
'This extension was the need of the country; the Constitution empowers the prime minister to extend the service of the army chief', said Gen
(r) Mirza Aslam Beg, who had succeeded Gen
Ziaul Haq after he was killed in a plane crash near Bahawalpur on Aug 17, 1988.
Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) spokesperson Maj Gen
Asif Ghafoor, in a series of tweets on Wednesday, gave an update on the military chief's engagements in the US.
"US leadership acknowledged contributions of Pakistan Army in the war against terrorism and [its] role towards the Afghan peace process," ISPR Director General Maj Gen
Ghafoor shared on his official Twitter account.