We would do up the paper again, just as it was, and slip
in, very elaborate and soft, and lay it on the bunk again, and let on WE didn't know about any trick, and hadn't any idea he was a-laughing at us behind them bogus snores of his'n; and we would stick by him, and the first night we was ashore we would get him drunk and search him, and get the di'monds; and DO for him, too, if it warn't too risky.
She thought of a new way to kill my love for the beautiful Munchkin maiden, and made my axe slip
again, so that it cut right through my body, splitting me into two halves.
At the same moment the carriage began to move, and a gas-lamp at the head of the slip
flashed its light into the window.
"It's an almighty good hunch," Kearns said, adding his slip for two thousand to the growing heap.
"I ain't got a hunch, but I got a tolerable likeable hand," Campbell announced, as he slid in his slip; "but it's not a raising hand."
MacDonald counted his cards carefully, to make doubles sure it was not a foul hand, wrote a sum on a paper slip, and slid it into the pot, with the simple utterance:-
Kearns, with every eye upon him, looked at his two-card draw, counted the other three to dispel any doubt of holding more than five cards, and wrote on a betting slip.
Kearns was pale, and those who looked on noted that his hand trembled as he wrote his slip. But his voice was unchanged.
"So I call, too." MacDonald added his slip for five thousand.
26, you can think of me, and how I used to lie awake, listening to the stream rippling beneath the window, with its gentle harpsichord tinkle, and little by little letting slip
the multifarious world.
For more than two hours afterward I thought almost every moment that the next would be my last; for the Taugwalders, utterly unnerved, were not only incapable of giving assistance, but were in such a state that a slip
might have been expected from them at any moment.
For unstable sliding regimes, we observed shear stress drop, recurrence interval, preseismic slip
, and dynamic slip