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But ef Jos keeps on, airnin' ez much ez he hez so fur, he's goin' ter pay the Injun part on 't, when he cums.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
A groom is a chap, that a gentleman keeps to clean his 'osses, and be blown up, when things go wrong.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
A coquette is said to be an imperfect incarnation of Cupid, as she keeps her beau, and not her arrows, in a quiver.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Twenty dollars a month is the salary, and school keeps for six months, so I shall earn the large sum of $120 a year.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Augustus Theodore swings on a chair before the fire, which he keeps at work for his own especial consolation.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The result of this stock-taking shows that eleven volumes were unaccounted-for, a list of which is appended.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
At this stock-taking the number unaccounted-for is twenty-two, several of which are quite recent accessions to the Library.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
Besides these attendants, a small blackbird often keeps the buffalo company, who will raise up his head in delight to meet it.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
She has been associated with Deppe for years in teaching, and "keeps all his sayings and ponders them in her heart."
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Many a fine meerschaum keeps up its cheerful fire on a shilling a-week.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.

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