I declare for't, my first thought was, to turn him right outdoors, and shet the door in his face.
You jest pull in my sheets, an' shet the winder, while I do it.
Hun answered that the infant had no propertie in the shet, wherupon the priest ascited him in the spiritual courte.
I says, "Now, folks must shet their eyes—don't open them a crack!"
If I wouldn't make you stare, and shet your eyes up, too, then I aint no judge of swindling!
shet your mouf dis minit: ef you don't I'll sell you; 'fore God I will.
Now, Reuben, to please me, do go this very night an' shet that door.
We'll be in the back room, and we'll have Rufus shet the door.
Now help my arms ter keep hit with me, 'n' pray the Lawd ter make my haid larn all the larnin' hit's got shet up in thar!
We couldn't get shet o' him—till he got that five hundred dollars.
A young woman; chick
[WWII armed forces; based on Pidgin English; the term originated in the Pacific area]