In fact, he was so merry that, by the straight-laced Puritans, he was thought ungodly.
Goodness, you can't afford to be as straight-laced as all that, in this town.
But Christopher Wellwyn's heart is too full of humanity to admit of such a straight-laced attitude.
One that has been discovered very recently is that the straight-faced are the straight-laced.
The North American, ...