And I don't jump at him all of a sudden, and risk making a blundering half-way business of it; no, I get away
off yonder to one side, and work up on him gradually, so that he never suspects that I'm going to hit him at all; and by and by, all in a flash, he's flat on his back, and he can't tell for the life of him how it all happened.
It is such a rest and relief to get away
from crowds of people, and handshaking, and travelling, to get home, even if it be for but a very brief while.
Do you suppose that the whole street--the whole of London, for that matter Get away
, Austin, we don't want you here.
It would have been much easier for him to have climbed up to the attic and hidden there, waiting for an opportunity to get away
, if his purpose had been only flight.
No bill would be any less for turning out any one at this time; and then there would be the scandal--and Jurgis wanted nothing except to get away
with Ona and to let the world go its own way.