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Then she rallied and, like Jake, was ready to do battle with any one who hunched their shoulders at Miss Dory.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Cuss him to-night, ef he's alive; an' ef his bed is soff' as wool, doan let him sleep for thinkin' of Miss Dory.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Miss Dory never tole nothin'; she was silent as de grave about—him—de fader of de lill chile, I mean.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Miss Dory would say so, but, Mas'r Crompton, you'll fotch her back sometime to de ole place.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
"I'se 'most as ole as Miss Dory when lill chile was born," was the reply, which silenced the Colonel with regard to her age.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
He called his young mistress Miss Dory, and was most anxious to screen her from the least suspicion of wrong.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
He did come,—a big, gran' man, wid a look which made me glad Miss Dory was in heaven 'stead of livin' wid him.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
He tole me I was to have all the money Miss Dory had been layin' up, an' he would send me mo' for the stun.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
I'se done sung all day for his mussy in lettin' me heer from lil Miss Dory onc't mo' an' 'noin' she ain't ded as I feared she was.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
They went into the haunted house then, groping their way in the darkness, for they had left their own lantern in the dory.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HUNKY-DORY

  • boss
  • dandy
  • divine
  • glorious
  • hunky-dory
  • keen
  • marvelous
  • neat
  • nifty
  • sensational
  • swell
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