supperless


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Nay,' with a flounce, replied the restif fig, 'I much prefer to keep my pulp myself: He may go breakfastless and dinnerless, Supperless of one crimson seed, for me
Occasionally, a marauding sparrowhawk will crash into the bush in hot pursuit of prey, invariably departing supperless with its feathers in wild disarray.
If ceremonies due they did aright; / As, supperless to bed they must retire" (47-51).
In the evening I went supperless to bed on a sand bar.
As Benjamin Franklin advised, "Rather to go to bed supperless than rise in debt.
The infantile trauma of house cleaning is intensified by the fact that it is usually performed under duress in response to a seemingly irrational and autocratic mandate, as in the case of making my bed, an activity I found so senseless that I remained on strike for most of my life despite frequent groundings, supperless evenings, and suspensions of my weekly allowance.
Agnes' Eve, which told that a maiden, if she followed the ceremonies carefully and went supperless to bed, might there meet her lover in a dream.