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He said he dearly loved a bit of cheese, but it was beyond his means; so he determined to get rid of them.
Fond as I am of cheese, therefore, I hold that George was right in declining to take any.
He cut off and spread with cheese a wafer of bread fine as a spider-web.
This share of bread and cheese I am giving you," answered Sancho; "and God knows whether I shall feel the want of it myself or not; for I would have you know, friend, that we squires to knights-errant have to bear a great deal of hunger and hard fortune, and even other things more easily felt than told.
Andres seized his bread and cheese, and seeing that nobody gave him anything more, bent his head, and took hold of the road, as the saying is.
The cheese we had in use at that time was of purely Dutch extraction.
Then Will Scarlet took his sword and divided the loaf and the cheese into four fair portions, and each man helped himself.
After this no man spake more, but each munched away at his bread and cheese lustily, with ever and anon a pull at the beer.
Thurle's so ready to take farms under you, it's a pity but what he should take this, and see if he likes to live in a house wi' all the plagues o' Egypt in't--wi' the cellar full o' water, and frogs and toads hoppin' up the steps by dozens--and the floors rotten, and the rats and mice gnawing every bit o' cheese, and runnin' over our heads as we lie i' bed till we expect 'em to eat us up alive--as it's a mercy they hanna eat the children long ago.
See if you'll get a stranger to lead such a life here as that: a maggot must be born i' the rotten cheese to like it, I reckon.
I'll feed you all the bread and cheese you want, and that must satisfy you.
Toast his cheese with 'em and then come back for more.
If ever I can get aboard again," said I, "you shall have cheese by the stone.
If I have only a piece of bread (and I certainly shall always be able to get that), I can, whenever I like, eat my butter and cheese with it; and when I am thirsty I can milk my cow and drink the milk: and what can I wish for more?
I greedily devoured the remnants of the shepherd's breakfast, which consisted of bread, cheese, milk, and wine; the latter, however, I did not like.