A Daughter of the Soil

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Harper, 1900 - 392 pages

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Page 47 - O mistress mine, where are you roaming ? O, stay and hear; your true love's coming, That can sing both high and low: Trip no further, pretty sweeting; Journeys end in lovers meeting, Every wise man's son doth know.
Page 364 - He answered and said unto them, "When it is evening ye say, 'It will be fair weather; for the sky is red.
Page 140 - I, N., take thee, N., to my wedded wife, to have and to hold, from this day forward, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, till death us do part, if holy Church will it permit ; and thereto I plight thee my troth.
Page 363 - And he said unto them, What man shall there be among you, that shall have one sheep, and if it fall into a pit on the sabbath day, will he not lay hold on it, and lift it out ? How much then is a man better than a sheep ? Wherefore it is lawful to do well on the sabbath days.
Page 47 - Bonjour, Suzon, ma fleur des bois! Es-tu toujours la plus jolie ? Je reviens, tel que tu me vois, D'un grand voyage en Italie! Du paradis j'ai fait le tour — J'ai fait des vers — j'ai fait l'amour. . . . Mais que t'importe!
Page 83 - Oh ! rest in the Lord ; wait patiently for Him ; and He will give thee Thy heart's desire.
Page 270 - She sat for a long time with her elbows on her knees and her chin in her hands and looked at the canvas curtain on the side of the station wagon before she answered. Finally, she said, "I guess I love Peter.
Page 11 - Judy " was in use in Lincolnshire and Yorkshire in the middle of the last century, as will be seen by reference to Wright's ' Dialect Dictionary.' It seems, however, to have passed into general use, as it appears in The Daily News for July 26, 1886, and in Runciman's
Page 7 - As he passed his cousin he saw that he had a bald spot on the top of his head, which he...
Page 375 - I often wonder what is the use of it all. What is the good of being prosperous when one is all alone ? " " Do your duty, my dear," was her friend's response ;

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