Her name was Maggie Murphy, and she was as thrim and purty a girl as you would wish to mate.
Git hould of the girl Cynthie, an' give her the tip that things is purty bad.
Some o' the folks I 've invited will be comin' in purty soon, an' others 'll be droppin' in to inquire how he is.
I had a peep at him in the stall, an' he's lookin' purty fit.
Well, it's purty enough, then, but that ruff must leak like a sieve.
Granddaddy thought it was beautiful too—although he called it "purty."
I's purty small yit when 'mancipation comes and didn't have no hard work.
They'd 'a' had to be purty small bears, but they could 'a' been cubs, easy.
Clear back where the curtain had been was a purty little garden, as nat'ral as one of our onion patches.
It took a purty good holding to stay wid it, I can tell you.