As time went on the whaup pressed for the marriage day to be named, but he could not awake in her hopes for the future.
"She has got the best part of all religions if she does her best for the people about her," said the whaup.
And the whaup thought that, if she would only wait two years he would work to such purpose as to be able to ask her to marry him.
whaup was not oblivious of his promise, and Strachan clove unto him like a limpet.
Indeed, not so much as a whaup came near me on that great, wide, dappled hill.
"You're a pretty invalid," said the whaup to Coquette as they went ashore for a scramble.
As he ran he made ridiculous efforts to cry like a whaup in the hope of summoning the Die-Hards.
From that moment the whaup grew more serious, and ceased his boyish tricks.
The new sense of responsibility that had come to the whaup determined him to return at once to Glasgow, and resume his studies.
I wadna gie ae wheeple of a whaup for a the nichtingales in England.