, who were English to a man, pricked up their ears at the sound of the homely and yet unfamiliar speech; but the Abbot flushed red with anger, and struck his hand upon the oaken arm of his chair.
And Sergey Ivanovitch took a note from under a paper-weight and handed it to his brother
And it happened one day that his big brother
was fishing in his canoe near the shore, and he heard the voice of a child singing in the Indian tone--
All this and more the Judge uttered with such deep emotion at the news he had received of his brother
that all who heard him shared in it, showing their sympathy with his sorrow.
forty-four year, next May, since I first kept the books of Cheeryble, Brothers
But I should not have been surprised, brother
, if you had considered it anything but welcome news to hear of me.
Then I looked at him closely and saw he was my brother
While they were in sight of those at the inn, the brothers
walked their horses soberly, not caring to make ill matters worse by seeming to run away from Little John, for they could not but think how it would sound in folks' ears when they heard how the brethren of Fountain Abbey scampered away from a strolling friar, like the Ugly One, when the blessed Saint Dunstan loosed his nose from the red-hot tongs where he had held it fast; but when they had crossed the crest of the hill and the inn was lost to sight, quoth the fat Brother
to the thin Brother
Ambrose, had we not better mend our pace?
There is no confusion or failure in my memory; it can recall, and could detail, every word that was ever spoken between me and those brothers
So he hired some villains to murder him; and having shown them where to lie in ambush, he went to his brother
, and said, 'Dear brother
, I have found a hidden treasure; let us go and dig it up, and share it between us.
You have no doubt of the mutual attachment of your brother
and your friend; depend upon it, therefore, that real jealousy never can exist between them; depend upon it that no disagreement between them can be of any duration.
, bind on the wolf's hide, take shield