Wopsle parted from us at the door of the Jolly Bargemen, and Joe went all the way home with his mouth wide open, to rinse the rum
out with as much air as possible.
Then he rapped on the door with a bit of stick like a handspike that he carried, and when my father appeared, called roughly for a glass of rum. This, when it was brought to him, he drank slowly, like a connoisseur, lingering on the taste and still looking about him at the cliffs and up at our signboard.
"I'm a plain man; rum and bacon and eggs is what I want, and that head up there for to watch ships off.
Dey'll get yehs," screamed a retreating Rum Alley child.
The little champion of Rum Alley stumbled precipitately down the other side.
"First-rate," said Pierre, looking at Dolokhov, who with a bottle of rum
in his hand was approaching the window, from which the light of the sky, the dawn merging with the afterglow of sunset, was visible.
The document reminded him of the pleasant fact that there were three casks of rum
to come to him every year.
I noted its effect on my small crew, when, breaking their backs and hearts at heaving up anchor in forty fathoms, they knocked off gasping and trembling at the end of half an hour and had new life put into them by stiff jolts of rum
. They caught their breaths, wiped their mouths, and went to it again with a will.
Mr Dolls, collapsing in the drowsiest manner after his late intellectual triumph, replied: 'Threepenn'orth Rum
A few drops of the rum
restored suspended animation, while the friction of his limbs restored their elasticity.
To think that I should be drinking his very rum
! It seems like a dream.'
I took a small bottle of rum
in my pocket, and gave Friday a large bag with more powder and bullets; and as to orders, I charged him to keep close behind me, and not to stir, or shoot, or do anything till I bid him, and in the meantime not to speak a word.