You can tell all this to the colonel or the sheriff; if they let you go, I'll say nothing against it.
I am under the sheriff's orders, and not under the orders of that officer.
Aleck looked at the driver, then at the Sheriff, and then at my father.
I was wanted at Johnstown by Sheriff Frey, on some matter which would not wait for the morrow.
"He is as close as the bark on a beech-tree," concluded the sheriff.
And it was with a child's look of pitiful dismay and perplexity that he faced the sheriff.
Pete says you better notify the coroner—and I reckon the sheriff, too.
"Then I hold all Nottingham men to be cowards," said the Sheriff.
Thither came the Sheriff and was shown into the King's presence.
"But hearken, O my most gracious Sovereign," said the Sheriff.