"ey, he wears a bonny white feather in his cap, for sure," said old Reuben Rae.
ey, and I told 'im he'd never bring it off with Hide on the bench.
"ey dunna care for ghosts so long as yo are near me, Phil," said Nancy, tenderly.
"ey, it's true," said the blacksmith, breaking down at length.
If yo'n sworn to stay here, ey'n sworn to set yo free, and ey'st keep meh oath.
"ey, ey," sobbed the broken woman, who rocked herself before the fire.
ey'n watch her narrowly, an if it turn out to be so, she mun be cured, or be secured—ha!
ey, it's gay bad wark, to be sure—being dragged into the fire.
"Thoud'st best lem me be, ey tell thee," replied the boggart gruffly.
"ey, for fault of wise folk we call you so," he said, and laughed.