old man


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a familiar term of address for a man

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an informal term for your father

aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe

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But the old man bent down every time he came across a mushroom, picked it up and put it in his bosom.
It will never check hers,' said the old man looking steadily at me,
The little old man took up a candle and went to open the door.
The little old man put his head more on one side, and rubbed his hands with unspeakable glee.
As the little old man concluded, he looked round on the attentive faces of his wondering auditory with a smile of grim delight.
The old man now went into the other room to fetch preserves, apples, and nuts--yes, it was delightful over there in the old house.
Nay, how lonely the old man is--do you think that he gets kisses?
The old man had listed hundreds of the truths in his book.
The old man had quite an elaborate theory concern- ing the matter.
said Dantes, turning pale, and looking alternately at the hollow cheeks of the old man and the empty cupboards.
I want nothing now that I have you," said the old man.
They walked at a slow pace, and Little Dorrit took him by the Iron Bridge and sat him down there for a rest, and they looked over at the water and talked about the shipping, and the old man mentioned what he would do if he had a ship full of gold coming home to him
his plan was to take a noble lodging for the Plornishes and himself at a Tea Gardens, and live there all the rest of their lives, attended on by the waiter), and it was a special birthday of the old man.
So the Princess stayed with him, and said to the old man, 'Go back to the castle and tell my parents that I am staying here.
Her parents were very much vexed when the old man came back and told them this, but as soon as the three months of the Prince's enchantment were over, he ceased to be an eagle and became once more a man, and they returned home together.