He was talking as much to himself as to the poor fellow who clung to the thill.
Thill, thil, n. one of the shafts of a cart or other carriage.
Dr. Thill was ready to give a certificate that Persis had died of heart-failure.
"'Now no dray horse moves more readily to the thill than I to the painter's chair," he said.
Now no dray moves more readily to the thill than I do to ...