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I was going on with my observations when I was saluted by a voice from behind with, "Looking at the eds, sir?"
They would have determined upon the project then and there but for eds caution.
Female F. Well, you needn't talk, after all them jam puffs and the prawns you swollered, 'eds and all!
eds getting well, he said to Irv, as the two tugged at the pump.
Lor, they're all pourin' water on to each other's 'eds as 'ard as they can go!
Father, why ha' them Injuns all got feathers stuck round their 'eds like shuttlecocks, eh?
Sometimes I played dominos with him, and sometimes Miss Abigail read aloud to us, pronouncing "to" toe, and sounding all the eds.
If you boys don't give over larkin' and stand back, you'll get a cuff on some of your 'eds.
I want to know why "the two eds" did not try to eat on the cars?
witness, a word not found in the original Hebrew, nor in the LXX. and Vulgate, but added by the translators in the Authorized Version, also in the Revised Version, of Josh. 22:34. The words are literally rendered: "And the children of Reuben and the children of Gad named the altar. It is a witness between us that Jehovah is God." This great altar stood probably on the east side of the Jordan, in the land of Gilead, "over against the land of Canaan." After the division of the Promised Land, the tribes of Reuben and Gad and the half-tribe of Manasseh, on returning to their own settlements on the east of Jordan (Josh. 22:1-6), erected a great altar, which they affirmed, in answer to the challenge of the other tribes, was not for sacrifice, but only as a witness ('Ed) or testimony to future generations that they still retained the same interest in the nation as the other tribes.