"Please to know, Monsieur Porthos," said she, "that my strongbox, the strongbox of a procurator's wife
though if may be, is better filled than those of your affected minxes."
Bullfrog," said my wife
, coolly taking the basket from my hands and replacing it on the front seat.
At the same time his mother-in-law, Prince Vasili's wife
, sent to him imploring him to come if only for a few minutes to discuss a most important matter.
Thus: When Eustace kissed his poor wife
's forehead on her death-bed, he did it to create a favorable impression in the minds of the doctor and the nurse!
The personal appearance of the wife
, and the extraordinary contrast between her husband and herself, are certain to be remarked, and remembered, by every stranger who sees them.
, who was present, scoffed at my compassion, which made her malice of no avail.
So my Grandson had disappeared in disgrace; and there I sat by my Wife
's side, endeavouring to form a retrospect of the year 1999 and of the possibilities of the year 2000, but not quite able to shake off the thoughts suggested by the prattle of my bright little Hexagon.
What does your wife
want?' 'Ah!' said the fisherman, 'she says that when I had caught you, I ought to have asked you for something before I let you go; she does not like living any longer in the pigsty, and wants a snug little cottage.' 'Go home, then,' said the fish; 'she is in the cottage already!' So the man went home, and saw his wife
standing at the door of a nice trim little cottage.
But of this I am certain: married or single, George Germaine will give you and your wife
a hearty welcome to England, for my sake."
There was a great deal more that was delightful, only there's no putting it into words, or even expressing it in one's thoughts awake." And noticing a gleam of light peeping in beside one of the serge curtains, he cheerfully dropped his feet over the edge of the sofa, and felt about with them for his slippers, a present on his last birthday, worked for him by his wife
on gold-colored morocco.
In a short time he married a pretty young wife
, and lived with her in great peace and happiness.
R.C.--No, no, it is not your wife
has preached to you; but when you were moving religious arguments to her, conscience has flung them back upon you.