Let any man bet me ten pound as I shall see Cliff's Holiday
, and I'll go and stand by myself.
The weather was fine, and though they were on their way southward before nine o'clock, there was already a great multitude of holiday
people abroad upon the roads.
Not long ago some of our young men spent a holiday
in rebuilding a cabin for a helpless coloured women who was about seventy-five years old.
On that same evening there was to be one of the balls that Iogel (the dancing master) gave for his pupils durings the holidays
There was no one else in the yard except a stranger, the cook's husband, who had come for the holiday
you have not given up your pleasant holiday
in Italy on my account?
I expressed no regret at missing Captain Anthony and we proceeded in silence till, on approaching the holiday
cottage, Fyne suddenly and unexpectedly broke it by the hurried declaration that he would go on with me a little farther.
When Flambeau took his month's holiday
from his office in Westminster he took it in a small sailing-boat, so small that it passed much of its time as a rowing-boat.
you who are born into these racing railroad times, when there's a Great Exhibition, or some monster sight, every year, and you can get over a couple of thousand miles of ground for three pound ten in a five-weeks' holiday
, why don't you know more of your own birthplaces?
Tom blows his horn and trots off, followed by the pack, by the whips, by the young gents from Winchester, by the farmers of the neighbourhood, by the labourers of the parish on foot, with whom the day is a great holiday
, Sir Huddlestone bringing up the rear with Colonel Crawley, and the whole cortege disappears down the avenue.
But though he was taking a holiday
now, that is to say, he was doing no writing, he was so used to intellectual activity that he liked to put into concise and eloquent shape the ideas that occurred to him, and liked to have someone to listen to him.
Walking into the City in the holiday
afternoon, he walked against a living stream setting out of it; and thus, when he turned into the precincts of St Mary Axe, he found a prevalent repose and quiet there.