Dick, considering, and looking vacantly at me, 'I should -' The contemplation of me seemed to inspire him with a sudden idea, and he added, briskly, 'I should wash him
Dick, and Janet, while it was in progress, and completing a survey I had already been engaged in making of the room.
Dick, as I have already said, was grey-headed, and florid: I should have said all about him, in saying so, had not his head been curiously bowed - not by age; it reminded me of one of Mr.
I heard Dick begin to rise, and then someone seemingly stopped him, and the voice of Hands exclaimed, "Oh, stow that
When Dick returned, one after another of the trio took the pannikin and drank--one "To luck," another with a "Here's to old Flint," and Silver himself saying, in a kind of song, "Here's to ourselves, and hold your luff, plenty of prizes and plenty of duff.
Quite so,' said Dick, who was appalled by the feebleness of the production.
Dick had never found any one take a fancy to him so readily, nor show it in an easier or less offensive manner.
And all the while Dick smilingly consented, understanding well that he was being done, but taking his losses in the pursuit of character as a hunter sacrifices his dogs.
After his journey to the Thibet, the doctor had remained nearly two years without hinting at new explorations; and Dick, supposing that his friend's instinct for travel and thirst for adventure had at length died out, was perfectly enchanted.
Now, reader, substitute for all these exclamation points, as many ringing thumps with a brawny fist upon the table, and you have some idea of the manual exercise that Dick went through while he thus spoke.
I have counted positively upon you, my dear Dick, and I have picked you out from all the rest.
I never see Dick Moore but I want to run a knife clean through him.
Dick had put in the crop before he went, and old Abner looked after it.
A bat might see that, with the sun shining,' said Dick.
He don't look like it,' said Dick shaking his head, 'but these old people--there's no trusting them, Fred.