The higgler grasped it, and was dragged out to a place of safety.
On the next visit of the higgler Dale was lying in wait for him.
But the higgler went on; and another cart soon appeared, in which she had the pleasure to see a woman, driven by a boy.
The higgler being palsied, was accustomed to assist himself often upon the road, by holding to the ass's tail.
This meant a marriage feast for Mary; nor would the higgler permit of the least delay in its preparation.
The opening of the higgler's speech was in deplorable taste—all about widowers making the best husbands.
That was because he knew the buyer was a higgler, and would have left him at once had he refused to come down in his price.
He was a higgler in little things, but had large ideas, and lots of gentlemanly feeling.