, as he opened the kitchen door; "content yourself with building castles in the air, where house-lots are cheaper than on earth, to say nothing of the cost of bricks and mortar.
, the trainer, is known to have had large bets upon the event, and he was no friend to poor Straker.
Dorothy noticed six roguish looking brown
children standing all in a row, and she asked:
Wolf isn't Wolf, but Brown
, and he must belong to Mr.
Oh, how pretty it was--a lovely soft brown
gloria with all the gloss of silk; a skirt with dainty frills and shirrings; a waist elaborately pintucked in the most fashionable way, with a little ruffle of filmy lace at the neck.
In the first place, the Browns
are a fighting family.
They kept him in their hole and fed him for the same reason that the prairie-dogs and the brown
owls house the rattlesnakes-- because they did not know how to get rid of him.
I bought a whole piece of the brown
," said Miranda laconically.
Shall I write to Donovan Brown
that his letters have gained the cordial assent and sympathy of Sir Charles Brandon?
With this excellent resolve for the future, Goodman Brown
felt himself justified in making more haste on his present evil purpose.
," he said gravely, "it is quite fourteen and a half years since I was personally asked to test a personal problem: then it was the case of an attempt to poison the French President at a Lord Mayor's Banquet.
Anne, did you notice the girl who stood alone just outside the door of the coeds' dressing room all the morning -- the pretty one with the brown
eyes and crooked mouth?
Van Baerle, as soon as the idea had once taken root in his clear and ingenious mind, began slowly the necessary planting and cross-breeding to reduce the tulips which he had grown already from red to brown
, and from brown
to dark brown
Above a square-domed forehead he saw a mop of brown
, with a wave to it and hints of curls that were a delight to any woman, making hands tingle to stroke it and fingers tingle to pass caresses through it.
That's the way the bookkeeper went out at Cape March," Brown