Thou knowest,"-- the young Bulstrode had said then, as the older Bulstrode was saying now-- "Thou knowest how loose my soul sits from these things--how I view them all as implements for tilling
Thy garden rescued here and there from the wilderness.
Behold yonder peasant tilling
his field in peace and contentment
But the Saxons did wiselier, kept peace and concord amongst themselves, tilling
their fields and building anew their cities and castles.
87-89) But an old man tilling
his flowering vineyard saw him as he was hurrying down the plain through grassy Onchestus.
His iron constitution enabled him to work morning and evening at improving and tilling