But the canvas of my imagination, when it came to limning the Man About Town
, was blank.
* Bordingborg, in the reign of King Waldemar, a considerable place, now an unimportant little town
. One solitary tower only, and some remains of a wall, show where the castle once stood.
They moved us into town
, put down the carpets in our new house, made shelves and cupboards for grandmother's kitchen, and seemed loath to leave us.
I awoke early on the third morning after my return from Ashby Park--the sun was shining through the blind, and I thought how pleasant it would be to pass through the quiet town
and take a solitary ramble on the sands while half the world was in bed.
Wing Biddlebaum, forever frightened and beset by a ghostly band of doubts, did not think of himself as in any way a part of the life of the town
where he had lived for twenty years.
There weekly arrive in this town
scores of green Vermonters and New Hampshire men, all athirst for gain and glory in the fishery.
Perhaps she was in the very town
I was leaving behind.
Two or three more saloons, and I accumulate a warm jingle and come pretty close to knowing everybody in town
, all about the town
, and a fair deal about the surrounding country.
the 28th degree , and by which ships can reach Tampa Town
by direct route?"
Aunt Em was greatly relieved to find this town
"neither paper nor patch-work," and the only surprising thing about it was that it was so far distant from all other towns
So on the fourth day from that time, Silas and Eppie, in their Sunday clothes, with a small bundle tied in a blue linen handkerchief, were making their way through the streets of a great manufacturing town
. Silas, bewildered by the changes thirty years had brought over his native place, had stopped several persons in succession to ask them the name of this town
, that he might be sure he was not under a mistake about it.
He lived in a little town
called, Puddleby- on-the-Marsh.