My master sent me for a fortnight to a neighboring farmer's, who had a meadow which was skirted on one side by the railway.
My master often drove me in double harness with my mother, because she was steady and could teach me how to go better than a strange horse.
But he does desire it, very earnestly, and his master
promised it," said Miss Ophelia.
Aunt Hester went out one night,-- where or for what I do not know,--and happened to be absent when my master
desired her presence.
How, knave,'' replied his master
, ``wilt thou not obey my commands?
took a lodging in the principal street of the city, not far from the royal palace, and put out bills in the usual form, containing an exact description of my person and parts.
The curate consoled him, telling him that when his master
was found he would get him to renew the order, and make a fresh draft on paper, as was usual and customary; for those made in notebooks were never accepted or honoured.
Wherefore, teach them their multiplication-table, good Master
Cheever, and whip them well when they deserve it; for much of the country's welfare depends on these boys.
I am not talking to you of that, Master
Jacques Charmolue, but of the trial of your magician.
could have been more unfitted to teach things to so shy a boy as Philip.
He was put into a baggage-car by the master
, chained in a corner in the midst of heaped trunks and valises.
throve by had died long enough ago for pedigrees to get confused, and identities disputable; and if I had been desirous of really purchasing a genuine Old Master
for myself--speaking as a practical man--I don't know where I should have gone to ask for one, or whose judgment I could have safely relied on to guard me from being cheated, before I bought it.
The gaiety of Tom's temper suited better with Sophia, than the grave and sober disposition of Master
Surely it is our friend the young master
, whom we have had glimpses of before, but his face has gained a great deal since we last came across him.
Well, then, Master
George Osborne had every comfort and luxury that a wealthy and lavish old grandfather thought fit to provide.