Charley


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A regional street term for heroin

Charley

Drug slang A street term for heroin. See Heroin.
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Several days passed after the visit of Big Alec, during which Charley and I kept a sharp watch on him.
Big Alec has a Chinese line out in the bight off Turner's Shipyard," Charley Le Grant said that afternoon to Carmintel.
The people of Rattleborough had, indeed, so high an opinion of the wisdom and discretion of "Old Charley," that the greater part of them felt disposed to agree with him, and not make a stir in the business "until something should turn up," as the honest old gentleman worded it; and I believe that, after all this would have been the general determination, but for the very suspicious interference of Mr.
As for the matter of that, there could have been no better pioneer than "Old Charley," whom everybody knew to have the eye of a lynx; but, although he led them into all manner of out-of-the-way holes and corners, by routes that nobody had ever suspected of existing in the neighbourhood, and although the search was incessantly kept up day and night for nearly a week, still no trace of Mr.
She laugh and says: 'Sitka Charley, that is none of your business.
She does not see Sitka Charley, nor the ice, nor the snow.
Came the morning when Binu Charley noticed that the women and children had disappeared.
Here, hiding new trail, Binu Charley had carried him for a quarter of a mile into the heart of the deepest jungle, and hidden him in a big banyan tree.
And so be able to retire on your property, and do the gen-teel: as I mean to, in the very next leap-year but four that ever comes, and the forty-second Tuesday in Trinity-week,' said Charley Bates.
Master Charley Bates, having laughed heartily again, resumed his pipe with tears in his eyes.
As often as I can," said Charley, opening her eyes and smiling, "because of earning sixpences and shillings
If you believe so, Charley,--yes, then I believe too, that I am a selfish jade, and that I think there's not enough for three of us, and that I want to get rid of you.