With us, when we have made a little money we keep it to be a nest-egg to make more from.
"The nest-egg for the second generation of Fletchers," he grinned.
He may run them with the flocks, sell the wool, and keep the money as a nest-egg.
We have kept a nest-egg in the bank, too, all the time, in case we did get stuck.
So it was you, Unc' Billy Possum, who kicked that nest-egg out.
It was a nest-egg, and was laid by against an evil day that might come on herself.
I wonder if I should take all the eggs when sending them, or should I leave a nest-egg?
You want a nest-egg that will certainly hatch out a chicken.
Now again you are talking funnily; a nest-egg against a rainy day?
Ive got five dollars as a nest-egg, and Im going to start out on my own hook.