Now, imagine yourselves, my children, in Master Ezekiel Cheever's school-room.
What boy would dare to play; or whisper, or even glance aside from his book; while Master Cheever is on the lookout behind his spectacles?
It certainly is a sin and a shame that they are not eaten at the right time!' She ran to the window, to see if the master was not coming with his guest, but she saw no one, and went back to the fowls and thought:
I had better take it off and eat it.' So she cut it off, ate it, and enjoyed it, and when she had done, she thought: 'The other must go down too, or else master will observe that something is missing.' When the two wings were eaten, she went and looked for her master, and did not see him.
There was in the two ways in which "Master
Jacques" was pronounced on the one hand, and the "master
" by preeminence on the other, the difference between monseigneur and monsieur, between domine and domne .
He seemed to like me, and said, "When he has been well broken in he will do very well." My master
said he would break me in himself, as he should not like me to be frightened or hurt, and he lost no time about it, for the next day he began.
He was put into a baggage-car by the master
, chained in a corner in the midst of heaped trunks and valises.
Don Quixote at once asked the landlord what this Master
Pedro was, and what was the show and what was the ape he had with him; which the landlord replied, "This is a famous puppet-showman, who for some time past has been going about this Mancha de Aragon, exhibiting a show of the release of Melisendra by the famous Don Gaiferos, one of the best and best-represented stories that have been seen in this part of the kingdom for many a year; he has also with him an ape with the most extraordinary gift ever seen in an ape or imagined in a human being; for if you ask him anything, he listens attentively to the question, and then jumps on his master
's shoulder, and pressing close to his ear tells him the answer which Master
Pedro then delivers.
The Disinherited Knight, therefore, stept boldly forth to the front of his tent, and found in attendance the squires of the challengers, whom he easily knew by their russet and black dresses, each of whom led his master
's charger, loaded with the armour in which he had that day fought.
She was a field hand, and a whipping is the penalty of not being in the field at sunrise, unless a slave has special permission from his or her master
to the con- trary--a permission which they seldom get, and one that gives to him that gives it the proud name of being a kind master
, pursuant to the advice of his friend, carried me in a box the next market-day to the neighbouring town, and took along with him his little daughter, my nurse, upon a pillion behind him.
The rest of the boys, for reasons best known to themselves, though they loathed the master
, took his side in the affair, and, to show their indignation that the school's business had been dealt with outside, made things as uncomfortable as they could for Walters' younger brother, who still remained.