And only last winter old crabstick got a strange notion in his head that he was a dog.
The rider applied the crabstick more vigorously than before.
crabstick, on this occasion, had not far to go to seek her own couch.
I have told you the whole story, as it has been told to me by the woman crabstick.
He told Toney that old crabstick was dead and that he must go home.
All which crabstick knew, and would often declare her missus to be "of all missuses the most slyest and least come-at-able."
Mrs. J. Oh, Mrs. crabstick, cheer up, just when we've come to such a nice tea-party.
Ida and I are good friends—nothing more—when old crabstick, her uncle, will allow us to talk to one another—which is but seldom.
crabstick, with a good deal of reticence, supported her mistress.
And next morning old crabstick walked into the office, and, after much profanity, assaulted me with a heavy bludgeon.