I had sore worries myself in the money line until poor Dredge made his fortune in the chandlery business.
The forecastle was lumbered with ship's chandlery, the hold nigh full of rice, the lazarette crowded with the teas and silks.
“And leave off his evil ways, and set up in the chandlery line, arterwards,” said the housemaid.
How are you gettin' on, and how is the chandlery bis'ness likely to do?
My boy, you and I will get a slate and pencil before we go into such a chandlery operation!
No; you're just in time for the biggest bargain in the chandlery line that anybody ever 'ad a chance of.