I say, Dirk, what do you s'pose all that yarn means about to-morrow night?
“That be damned for a yarn,” exclaimed the other in unfeigned astonishment.
But what were the words he was singing, this yarn he was spinning in his song?
The yarn from the ring frame, or mule, is wound in a large cop, or on a bobbin.
The spindles, meanwhile, are revolving rapidly, spinning the yarn.