On one side of the church extends a wide woody dell, along which raves a large brook among broken rocks and trunks of fallen trees.
About two hundred yards from the tree, a small brook crossed the road, and ran into a marshy and thickly-wooded glen, known by the name of Wiley's Swamp.
In the dark shadow of the grove, on the margin of the brook, he beheld something huge, misshapen and towering.
The wavering reflection of a silver star in the bosom of the brook told him that he was not mistaken.
But we may sleep on it now, for I shall be surprised if we do not hear something further from Brook Street in the morning.
Such were the singular circumstances in connection with the Resident Patient and the Brook Street Doctor.
But Mrs Brooks felt it unsafe to watch on the landing again, and entered her own parlour below.
Mrs Brooks had not been able to catch any word of farewell, temporary or otherwise, between her tenants at the door above.
Mrs Brooks pondered on the delay, and on what probable relation the visitor who had called so early bore to the couple upstairs.
Why, I don't know that Brooks understands much about it at present,' replied Mr.
This he did; and when the wine came, he made me have a little, with a biscuit, and, before I drank it, stand up and say, 'Confusion to Brooks of Sheffield
Brooks of Sheffield, but she answered No, only she supposed he must be a manufacturer in the knife and fork way.