He was not wicked, but as "Big" Bill
Totts he did a myriad things that Freddie Drummond would never have been permitted to do.
to himself in the cab, 'I'll go to America
Well," said he, "my mate Bill
would be called the captain, as like as not.
She drew her foot as far down the chimney as she could, and waited till she heard a little animal (she couldn't guess of what sort it was) scratching and scrambling about in the chimney close above her: then, saying to herself `This is Bill
,' she gave one sharp kick, and waited to see what would happen next.
I'm going to have Bill
take me in right straight after breakfast.
Strickland had no papers, but that was not a matter to disconcert Tough Bill
when he saw a profit (he took the first month's wages of the sailor for whom he found a berth), and he provided Strickland with those of an English stoker who had providentially died on his hands.
When I think of the fun, an' scrapes, an' good times Bill
an' me has had together, I could darn near hate you, Saxon, sittin' there with your hand in his.
Sympathy with the miserable victim and anticipations of similar deceptions for themselves, their sisters, and their daughters, made them now regard the Colour Bill
in an entirely new aspect.
Seems to me, Henry, they're stayin' remarkable close to camp," Bill
was in a horse-litter, with his leg broken by a bullet, and Mongrel and Blake Haskins's horse were doing the work.
Clause 3 -- "No bill
of attainder or ex-post-facto law shall be passed.
Now, my dear, about that crib at Chertsey; when is it to be done, Bill