Well, you have done well enough for to-day,' she grumbled; 'but to-morrow you'll have something more difficult to do, and if you don't do it well, you pampered brats
, straight into the oven you go.
I've wished again and again I'd been a bloody minded man, that I could have strangled the mother and the brats with one cord.
That's the way with these women--they've got no head-pieces to nourish, and so their food all runs either to fat or to brats.
If it were not for those two brats," I heard him mutter, glancing savagely at Sylvie and Bruno, who were courteously listening to the Gardener's song, "there would be no difficulty whatever.
Our only chance is to keep those two brats out of sight.
In this secluded abode of happiness there were no cross old women, no cruel step-dames, no withered spinsters, no lovesick maidens, no sour old bachelors, no inattentive husbands, no melancholy young men, no blubbering youngsters, and no squalling brats
But now it gives me sore thoughts when I hear the frighty things whizzing through the air, for I know it’s only a motion to bring out all the brats
of the village.
Very solemnly the red-headed brats rose from the floor and formed a semicircle.
Very solemnly the red-headed brats rosc from the floor and formed a semicircle.
It seems so sad to see the little dirt-grimed brats
try to play in the noisy courts and muddy streets.
We had a jolly good swim before dinner, and I told the Brats to spread these to dry.
I didn't bring anything " began Rose, but was interrupted by the Brats (otherwise Will and Geordie), who appeared bearing the big bundle, so much demoralised by its fall that a red flannel tunic trailed out at one end and a little blue dressing-gown at the other, while the knobs proved to be a toilet-case, rubbers, and a silver mug.
A young peasant girl, who was carrying a bundle of grass on her head, suddenly appeared, followed at a distance by four little brats, clad in rags, it is true, but vigorous, sunburned, picturesque, bold-eyed, and riotous; thorough little imps, looking like angels.
This animal, their accustomed playmate, having come as far as the threshold, the little brats made such an energetic attack upon him, that he was forced to beat a hasty retreat.
Just wait, that's all, an' you'll be fool enough to get married some day, like me, an' then you'll get yours--an' it'll be brats
, an' brats
, an' brats
, an' no more dancin', an' silk stockin's, an' three pairs of shoes at one time.