Well, ma'am,' rejoined the beadle, 'he went away; and he DID die in the streets.
This is the port wine, ma'am, that the board ordered for the infirmary; real, fresh, genuine port wine; only out of the cask this forenoon; clear as a bell, and no sediment
I infer from what you said to your servant, that the floor above belongs to you, ma'am
,' said Mr Nickleby.
You were coming out of the Italian Opera, ma'am
, in white satin and jewels, a blaze of splendour, when I hadn't a penny to buy a link to light you.
When you have quite done, ma'am
," I said, after a long pause, "perhaps you will allow me to say a word.
I don't know anything of him, ma'am
, except that I have seen him about, and that he has spoken to me.
There is no longer any occasion for uneasiness, ma'am
, she said how she was very well; and to my mind she was always a very handsome young lady--and she seemed vastly contented.
When we do, ma'am
, there's no one we would look to sooner than to you.
He would not cross the door-stones of the house, except at night, when he walked just like a ghost about the grounds and in the orchard as if he had lost his senses-- which it is my opinion he had; for a more spirited, bolder, keener gentleman than he was before that midge of a governess crossed him, you never saw, ma'am
I am a citizen of the world, ma'am
,' said the blind man, corking his bottle, 'and if I seem to conduct myself with freedom, it is therefore.
I will, ma'am
, with the greatest pleasure,' replied Mr.