The remains of the forest, overgrown with scrub oak and popple thickets pushed down to the right of way.
The wind dragged a shirt-sleeve from the 'popple' or pebble which held it down.
The others droned on with their subdued mumble about saw-logs, sleeper contracts, and “popple” peeling.
I was working in my field, throwing out manure, when I saw the prisoner come out of the popple thicket on Pritchard's place.
It touched my heart and I lay listening for a time but heard only the loud whisper of the popple leaves.
We laughed, for we knew that the “popple” was a regular slow coach, as ugly as she was slow.
He had lost track of his victim in the popple thicket, but had come across Kincaid's cap, which he had appropriated.
We had been giving the ladies a pull about the harbour, and were passing the “popple,” when her owner made his appearance on deck.
For otter set, the trap pole is made in the same way, but instead of popple or birch, a small fish is used for bait.
Still they continued running up and down the bunting on board the “popple.”