I sat there an hour one morning waiting for Anderson, with only her and a little girl or two in the room, the governess being sick or run away, and the mother in and out
every moment with letters of business, and I could hardly get a word or a look from the young lady-- nothing like a civil answer--she screwed up her mouth, and turned from me with such an air
And the "nigger" in him was surprised when the white friend put out
his hand for a shake with him.
Second, you let the enemy out
o' this here trap for nothing.
My friend threw out
the information in a very offhand way, but I saw that he cocked his eye at me to see if I had followed his reasoning.
To be thrust out
of the discussion in this way would have been enough to complete Mrs.
Their homeward journey was as lively as their drive out
If I can find a publisher for it it will probably be out
next summer or fall.
There were possibly a few track men out
there who knew the race horse as well as Edna, but there was certainly none who knew it better.
Besides he's asked me to fix my own day, and I'll just go one evening when I'm not going out
The old count, who had always kept up an enormous hunting establishment but had now handed it all completely over to his son's care, being in very good spirits on this fifteenth of September, prepared to go out
with the others.
Thanks to the stupidity of the French, they have gone to such lengths to conceal the fact of my escape for these many days that I have had ample opportunity to work out
every detail of our little adventure so carefully that there is little chance of the slightest hitch occurring to mar our prospects.
We whacked this up, shared it, and sometimes loaned all of what was left of it when one of us needed it for some more gorgeous girl- adventure, such as car-fare out
to Blair's Park and back--twenty cents, bang, just like that; and ice-cream for two--thirty cents; or tamales in a tamale-parlour, which came cheaper and which for two cost only twenty cents.