George said it was absurd to have only four potatoes
in an Irish stew, so we washed half-a-dozen or so more, and put them in without peeling.
As usual, in their spare time, they lit bonfires, steamed themselves before them naked; smoked, picked out and baked sprouting rotten potatoes
, told and listened to stories of Potemkin's and Suvorov's campaigns, or to legends of Alesha the Sly, or the priest's laborer Mikolka.
finished, the dogs were put back in their cages for another twenty-four hours of close confinement.
followed, crisp and dry and delicious--and Mirabel became more popular than ever.
The shaggy man told Dorothy and Button-Bright to stand before him while he emptied the potatoes
out of one of the sacks.
She delivered reproaches, swallowed potatoes
and drank from a yellow-brown bottle.
He looked at the potatoes
spilling on his arm, and at the small parcels on his other arm.
Cuthbert is hauling potatoes
to the LILY SANDS this afternoon, is he?
The people here live chiefly on shell-fish and potatoes
Before I finished my house, wishing to earn ten or twelve dollars by some honest and agreeable method, in order to meet my unusual expenses, I planted about two acres and a half of light and sandy soil near it chiefly with beans, but also a small part with potatoes
, corn, peas, and turnips.
The combination was queerly suggestive of a sexton; but when Brown remembered the deaf servant who dug potatoes
, he thought it natural enough.
From Porter's they adjourned to Sally Harrowell's, where they found a lot of School-house boys waiting for the roast potatoes
, and relating their own exploits in the day's match at the top of their voices.