There is a week
more, and I think that will be enough.
It was all a swindle, can-painting, said the girls--you were crazy with delight because you were making twelve or fourteen dollars a week
, and saving half of it; but you had to spend it all keeping alive while you were out, and so your pay was really only half what you thought.
I've paid a hundred and fifteen my- self, within the week
, poor Peter came And turned in heaviness away; For still the answer was the same,
, propose, though you can do it in the fifth week
if you see a chance.
Your new friend looks like a poet," said Weeks
, with a thin smile on his careworn, bitter mouth.
Yes; going down to Yarmouth, last Friday three weeks
During these two weeks
I was taught a lesson which I shall never forget.
Yet subsequently, and for the rest of his life, he thought and spoke with enthusiasm of that month of captivity, of those irrecoverable, strong, joyful sensations, and chiefly of the complete peace of mind and inner freedom which he experienced only during those weeks
About our little party down in Hampshire next week
," he began.
went by, during which Martin Eden studied his grammar, reviewed the books on etiquette, and read voraciously the books that caught his fancy.
This continued for some weeks
, the physicians visiting him on alternate days and treating him for two different disorders, with constantly enlarging doses of medicine and more and more rigorous nursing.