It was the only decent bit of time I ever had when I was a kid, with our landlady's two girls, you know.
Their landlady was not willing to be hard upon them, but what could a poor woman do, she said.
Sadie, having "sauced" her landlady, found it wise to change her quarters.
The landlady looked at him in a motherly way and shook her head.
Towards the close of 1764 his rent was so long in arrear that his landlady one morning called in the help of a sheriff's officer.
For some reason unconscionably delaying, the landlady did not reappear.
Good waiting upon; civil landlord and landlady; and, in short, everything at this very pretty town pleased me exceedingly.
I always carry a corkscrew, and I never forget to kiss the landlady.'
After Mr. Gryce left the hotel, I took a cup of tea with the landlady and then made a round of the stores.
My landlady invited me to join her party down-stairs; I declined.