So it was granted them, and no schoolboys ever enjoyed a half-holiday more.
It is half-holiday, and, as it is wet, Master Fred is lounging about in-doors.
Wednesday of that week was a half-holiday, and a number of the cadets arranged a hill-climbing contest.
This is half-holiday, and the four children are going to have a merry game in the fields.
It'll be much worse if it's wet to-morrow, for it's your brothers' half-holiday.
Evidently none of the other half-holiday makers had returned.
But really, Nan, it was a very ugly doll; if you wish to dress it again I will find some pieces for you some half-holiday.
As it was a half-holiday, I was able to spend several hours with Dick.
Every other one is a half-holiday for those who do not take whole ones.
“It is he who has begged us the half-holiday,” whispered the prophet of good to his neighbour.