We've each got a dollar, and the army wouldn't
be much helped by our giving that.
That would be a strange turn of things, now wouldn't
If I knew exactly where it was there wouldn't
be much fun in going after it.
have stopped for that, unless--" She looked curiously at her sister.
She said it was wicked to say what I said; said she wouldn't
say it for the whole world; she was going to live so as to go to the good place.
Ben, I'd like to, honest injun; but Aunt Polly -- well, Jim wanted to do it, but she wouldn't
let him; Sid wanted to do it, and she wouldn't
If you'd lay out a mystery and a pie before me and him, you wouldn't
have to say take your choice; it was a thing that would regulate itself.
have spent the money myself, but Dunsey bothered me, and I was a fool, and let him have it.
For a moment my meaning was lost on him; then he flushed and smiled, thanked me and was off again, saying that he must find his Shelley, as he wouldn't
lose it for the world!
But now the old ladies grew afraid to send their lap-dogs to Doctor Dolittle because of the crocodile; and the farmers wouldn't
believe that he would not eat the lambs and sick calves they brought to be cured.
I should think oo wouldn't
be so silly," said Bruno, "as to go snail-hunting by oor-self.
But Adam would not take 'em, Nor the ships he wouldn't
make 'em, Singing:--"Water, Earth and Air and Fire, What more can mortal man desire?