mayhap


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possibly but not certainly

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Ne'er heed me, Seth," said Wiry Ben, "y' are a down-right good- hearted chap, panels or no panels; an' ye donna set up your bristles at every bit o' fun, like some o' your kin, as is mayhap cliverer.
Now here is Mistress Remarkable Pettibones; just take the stopper off her tongue, and you’ll hear a gabbling worse like than if you should happen to fall to leeward in crossing a French privateer, or some such thing, mayhap, as a dozen monkeys stowed in one bag.
But thou livest hereabouts, mayhap thou knowest Robin Hood thyself, good fellow.
A child in years, mayhap," replied the boy, "but a good child to own as a friend, if one has enemies who wear swords.
Her bare, red arms were thrown out above her head in positions of exhaustion, something, mayhap, like those of a sated villain.
You have said much, my fair lord; and yet, if I may say so, it is somewhat crowded together, so that my Lady Loring can, mayhap, scarce follow it.
Arrellano had found him at midnight, setting type with fresh swollen knuckles, or mayhap it was his lip, new-split, that still bled.
Then came the experienced chaplain of the jail, with more tabular statements, outdoing all the previous tabular statements, and showing that the same people would resort to low haunts, hidden from the public eye, where they heard low singing and saw low dancing, and mayhap joined in it; and where A.
Mayhap the paw Of a dog touches you and makes you rise Upon one arm to pat hint; and he licks Your hand for that.
Yes, shopaholics will be satisfied too -- and mayhap enthralled that the garments they so desirously covet began life as the thinnest, most unassuming-looking thread.
Upon the tides of history has my race ever put forth, bravely, mayhap foolhardily, as my ancient Phoenician ancestors breasted the uncharted fabulous seas with trading barques, seeking those things which I, too, love.
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Adolf was crazy mayhap, but at least he was his own man.
yes, both true enough, mayhap, aye, ye have heard of that,"
New eyes can see things in Worcester that, perchance and mayhap, a few of us who live right here don't - such as a potentially luminous future.