Arnold listened as if he were hearing the price of codfish and hams.
"Very like a whale, if not like a codfish," said Miss Wayland, laughing heartily.
"You don't want to make a pig of yourself, codfish," admonished Carncross.
It was the codfish whistled, not I; it's a way they have on Friday evenings.
"And to think that I paid ten dollars to get them here," reflected the codfish.
DON'T stare at me like that, with your mouth open like a—like a codfish.
After ten minutes' reading, the codfish slapped his knee with a resounding slap and gave evidence of excitement.
Down went the basket and the codfish and Mr. Kendall seized him by both hands.
When they can't find old 'codfish' they'll come wandering back again.
"But you want to be careful—they are awful sly," said codfish.