When the ladies had withdrawn, young Crotchet addressed the company.
From this eventful night, young Crotchet was seen no more on English mould.
Mr. Crotchet told the Reverend Doctor Folliott the news of the morning.
Humor my crotchet just now, and perhaps I may humor yours a month or two hence.
Here you have just that kind of crotchet that I am going to deal with.
Each of us has his own crotchet, which differs from the other man's.
Now and then the crotchet of a Colonel does a vast deal of mischief.
Come, come, Mr. Crotchet, dont insult a man in his own room.
To retain rhythmic integrity, this has been edited to read as a crotchet.
The first note of the measure, which was a minim, has been changed to a crotchet.