"You all's goin' to have tea in the Cun'ls room to-night," said Maria.
Maria had warned her not to waken her grandfather, so she admired it in whispers.
Just then Maria put her head in at the door to say, "May Lilly, yo' mammy's callin' you."
Why, Maria, if you look close ye can see jes' where the ants crawl in and out.
Vere is the pretty Maria to go then, vid her silks and ...