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"Take me back, Jack; take me back to Mrs. Haggard's at once," the poor little woman had pleaded to the parson.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He was a new breed, that parson, a genuwine no-two-alike, come-one-in-a-box kind.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
The parson and the man in the street would say Bill Sikes was a bad man, and that he ought to be punished.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The congregation, forgetting the sacredness of the place, were in a broad grin, and the parson looked daggers.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The "scratchings" and "knocks" were only heard when Parson's little daughter was in bed.
SECOND EDITION OF A DISCOVERY CONCERNING GHOSTSGEORGE CRUIKSHANK
The jury handed down the verdict that the parsons were entitled to their back pay but awarded damages of one penny to each parson.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
"I don't allow a parson's wife to preach to me about my duty, or to interfere wi' my family matters," said Rushmere, dryly.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Then he goes in to dine and play chess with the parson, and leaves me here to watch and wait.
THE NURSERY, AUGUST 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 2VARIOUS
Call in young Parson Hooper and make him force them adherents of hisn to give it up.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
The real fact is that Mr. Parson's father was a burglar of the fine old school.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PARSON

  • abbot
  • archbishop
  • archdeacon
  • bishop
  • chaplain
  • clergy
  • clergyperson
  • cleric
  • clerical
  • clerk
  • confessor
  • curate
  • deacon
  • dean
  • diocesan
  • divine
  • ecclesiastic
  • lecturer
  • missionary
  • monk
  • parson
  • pastor
  • preacher
  • prelate
  • priest
  • pulpiteer
  • rector
  • reverend
  • shepherd
  • vicar
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