Entries from 2015-12-31 to 1 day

he turned towalk down the hill

"Take that message back, and they will know that I received this, aswell as if I wrote. Make the best of your way. Good night."With those words the passenger opened the coach-door and got in; notat all assisted by his fellow-passengers , w…

as if it were in a state ofagitation

"I say a horse at a gallop, Tom," returned the guard, leaving hishold of the door, and mounting nimbly to his place. "Gentlemen! In theking's name, all of you!"With this hurried adjuration, he cocked his blunderbuss, and stoodon the offens…