Bekase, you know, he'd go to heaven, and I'd like to be wid him; sure he'd miss me—his own atty—wherever he'd be.
And so you'd lave me and your sisters, atty, and go to heaven with your father!
The sleep that's in the grave, atty, dear; death is the sleep I mean.
"It is indeed, atty;" and yet she said so; with a doubting, if not an apprehensive heart.
atty, indeed, it was: the same wizened atty as of yore; but no longer pulling the long face to which Mainward had been accustomed.